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Add 45/6 and 40/49

1st number: 7 3/6, 2nd number: 40/49

45/6 + 40/49 is 815/98.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 49 is 294
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 49 = 294,
    45/6 = 45 × 49/6 × 49 = 2205/294
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 6 = 294,
    40/49 = 40 × 6/49 × 6 = 240/294
  4. Add the two fractions:
    2205/294 + 240/294 = 2205 + 240/294 = 2445/294
  5. 2445/294 simplified gives 815/98
  6. So, 45/6 + 40/49 = 815/98
    In mixed form: 831/98

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