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Add 49/14 and 30/56

1st number: 3 7/14, 2nd number: 30/56

49/14 + 30/56 is 113/28.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 56 is 56
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 4 = 56,
    49/14 = 49 × 4/14 × 4 = 196/56
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 1 = 56,
    30/56 = 30 × 1/56 × 1 = 30/56
  4. Add the two fractions:
    196/56 + 30/56 = 196 + 30/56 = 226/56
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 113/28
  6. In mixed form: 41/28

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