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Add 49/2 and 6/9

1st number: 24 1/2, 2nd number: 6/9

49/2 + 6/9 is 151/6.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 9 is 18
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 9 = 18,
    49/2 = 49 × 9/2 × 9 = 441/18
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 2 = 18,
    6/9 = 6 × 2/9 × 2 = 12/18
  4. Add the two fractions:
    441/18 + 12/18 = 441 + 12/18 = 453/18
  5. 453/18 simplified gives 151/6
  6. So, 49/2 + 6/9 = 151/6
    In mixed form: 251/6

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