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Add 49/28 and 28/63

1st number: 1 21/28, 2nd number: 28/63

49/28 + 28/63 is 79/36.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 28 and 63 is 252
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 28 × 9 = 252,
    49/28 = 49 × 9/28 × 9 = 441/252
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 63 × 4 = 252,
    28/63 = 28 × 4/63 × 4 = 112/252
  4. Add the two fractions:
    441/252 + 112/252 = 441 + 112/252 = 553/252
  5. 553/252 simplified gives 79/36
  6. So, 49/28 + 28/63 = 79/36
    In mixed form: 27/36

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