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Add 49/6 and 30/56

1st number: 8 1/6, 2nd number: 30/56

49/6 + 30/56 is 731/84.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 56 is 168
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 28 = 168,
    49/6 = 49 × 28/6 × 28 = 1372/168
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 3 = 168,
    30/56 = 30 × 3/56 × 3 = 90/168
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1372/168 + 90/168 = 1372 + 90/168 = 1462/168
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 731/84
  6. In mixed form: 859/84

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