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Add 49/28 and 28/27

1st number: 1 21/28, 2nd number: 1 1/27

49/28 + 28/27 is 301/108.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 28 and 27 is 756
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 28 × 27 = 756,
    49/28 = 49 × 27/28 × 27 = 1323/756
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 28 = 756,
    28/27 = 28 × 28/27 × 28 = 784/756
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1323/756 + 784/756 = 1323 + 784/756 = 2107/756
  5. 2107/756 simplified gives 301/108
  6. So, 49/28 + 28/27 = 301/108
    In mixed form: 285/108

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