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Add 49/3 and 9/28

1st number: 16 1/3, 2nd number: 9/28

49/3 + 9/28 is 1399/84.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 28 is 84
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 28 = 84,
    49/3 = 49 × 28/3 × 28 = 1372/84
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 28 × 3 = 84,
    9/28 = 9 × 3/28 × 3 = 27/84
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1372/84 + 27/84 = 1372 + 27/84 = 1399/84
  5. In mixed form: 1655/84

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