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Add 49/45 and 4/56

1st number: 1 4/45, 2nd number: 4/56

49/45 + 4/56 is 731/630.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 45 and 56 is 2520
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 45 × 56 = 2520,
    49/45 = 49 × 56/45 × 56 = 2744/2520
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 45 = 2520,
    4/56 = 4 × 45/56 × 45 = 180/2520
  4. Add the two fractions:
    2744/2520 + 180/2520 = 2744 + 180/2520 = 2924/2520
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 731/630
  6. In mixed form: 1101/630

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