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Add 4/9 and 49/6

1st number: 4/9, 2nd number: 8 1/6

4/9 + 49/6 is 155/18.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 9 and 6 is 18
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 9 × 2 = 18,
    4/9 = 4 × 2/9 × 2 = 8/18
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 3 = 18,
    49/6 = 49 × 3/6 × 3 = 147/18
  4. Add the two fractions:
    8/18 + 147/18 = 8 + 147/18 = 155/18
  5. In mixed form: 811/18

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