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Add 49/27 and 4/8

1st number: 1 22/27, 2nd number: 4/8

49/27 + 4/8 is 125/54.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 27 and 8 is 216
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 27 × 8 = 216,
    49/27 = 49 × 8/27 × 8 = 392/216
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 27 = 216,
    4/8 = 4 × 27/8 × 27 = 108/216
  4. Add the two fractions:
    392/216 + 108/216 = 392 + 108/216 = 500/216
  5. 500/216 simplified gives 125/54
  6. So, 49/27 + 4/8 = 125/54
    In mixed form: 217/54

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