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Add 49/27 and 4/9

1st number: 1 22/27, 2nd number: 4/9

49/27 + 4/9 is 61/27.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 27 and 9 is 27
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 27 × 1 = 27,
    49/27 = 49 × 1/27 × 1 = 49/27
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 3 = 27,
    4/9 = 4 × 3/9 × 3 = 12/27
  4. Add the two fractions:
    49/27 + 12/27 = 49 + 12/27 = 61/27
  5. In mixed form: 27/27

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