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Add 49/6 and 63/4

1st number: 8 1/6, 2nd number: 15 3/4

49/6 + 63/4 is 287/12.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 4 is 12
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 2 = 12,
    49/6 = 49 × 2/6 × 2 = 98/12
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 4 × 3 = 12,
    63/4 = 63 × 3/4 × 3 = 189/12
  4. Add the two fractions:
    98/12 + 189/12 = 98 + 189/12 = 287/12
  5. So, 49/6 + 63/4 = 287/12
    In mixed form: 2311/12

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