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Add 49/36 and 4/9

1st number: 1 13/36, 2nd number: 4/9

49/36 + 4/9 is 65/36.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 36 and 9 is 36
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 36 × 1 = 36,
    49/36 = 49 × 1/36 × 1 = 49/36
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 4 = 36,
    4/9 = 4 × 4/9 × 4 = 16/36
  4. Add the two fractions:
    49/36 + 16/36 = 49 + 16/36 = 65/36
  5. In mixed form: 129/36

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