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Add 49/18 and 4/45

1st number: 2 13/18, 2nd number: 4/45

49/18 + 4/45 is 253/90.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 18 and 45 is 90
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 18 × 5 = 90,
    49/18 = 49 × 5/18 × 5 = 245/90
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 45 × 2 = 90,
    4/45 = 4 × 2/45 × 2 = 8/90
  4. Add the two fractions:
    245/90 + 8/90 = 245 + 8/90 = 253/90
  5. In mixed form: 273/90

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