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Add 49/10 and 9/30

1st number: 4 9/10, 2nd number: 9/30

49/10 + 9/30 is 26/5.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 30 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 3 = 30,
    49/10 = 49 × 3/10 × 3 = 147/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 1 = 30,
    9/30 = 9 × 1/30 × 1 = 9/30
  4. Add the two fractions:
    147/30 + 9/30 = 147 + 9/30 = 156/30
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 26/5
  6. In mixed form: 51/5

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