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Add 49/28 and 6/35

1st number: 1 21/28, 2nd number: 6/35

49/28 + 6/35 is 269/140.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 28 and 35 is 140
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 28 × 5 = 140,
    49/28 = 49 × 5/28 × 5 = 245/140
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 4 = 140,
    6/35 = 6 × 4/35 × 4 = 24/140
  4. Add the two fractions:
    245/140 + 24/140 = 245 + 24/140 = 269/140
  5. So, 49/28 + 6/35 = 269/140
    In mixed form: 1129/140

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