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Add 49/6 and 27/7

1st number: 8 1/6, 2nd number: 3 6/7

49/6 + 27/7 is 505/42.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 7 is 42
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 7 = 42,
    49/6 = 49 × 7/6 × 7 = 343/42
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 7 × 6 = 42,
    27/7 = 27 × 6/7 × 6 = 162/42
  4. Add the two fractions:
    343/42 + 162/42 = 343 + 162/42 = 505/42
  5. In mixed form: 121/42

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