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Add 49/6 and 35/45

1st number: 8 1/6, 2nd number: 35/45

49/6 + 35/45 is 161/18.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 45 is 90
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 15 = 90,
    49/6 = 49 × 15/6 × 15 = 735/90
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 45 × 2 = 90,
    35/45 = 35 × 2/45 × 2 = 70/90
  4. Add the two fractions:
    735/90 + 70/90 = 735 + 70/90 = 805/90
  5. 805/90 simplified gives 161/18
  6. So, 49/6 + 35/45 = 161/18
    In mixed form: 817/18

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