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Add 49/30 and 9/4

1st number: 1 19/30, 2nd number: 2 1/4

49/30 + 9/4 is 233/60.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 30 and 4 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 30 × 2 = 60,
    49/30 = 49 × 2/30 × 2 = 98/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 4 × 15 = 60,
    9/4 = 9 × 15/4 × 15 = 135/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    98/60 + 135/60 = 98 + 135/60 = 233/60
  5. So, 49/30 + 9/4 = 233/60
    In mixed form: 353/60

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