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Add 4/7 and 1/48

4/7 + 1/48 is 199/336.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 7 and 48 is 336
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 48 = 336,
    4/7 = 4 × 48/7 × 48 = 192/336
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 48 × 7 = 336,
    1/48 = 1 × 7/48 × 7 = 7/336
  4. Add the two fractions:
    192/336 + 7/336 = 192 + 7/336 = 199/336

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