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Add 49/63 and 12/9

1st number: 49/63, 2nd number: 1 3/9

49/63 + 12/9 is 19/9.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 63 and 9 is 63
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 63 × 1 = 63,
    49/63 = 49 × 1/63 × 1 = 49/63
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 7 = 63,
    12/9 = 12 × 7/9 × 7 = 84/63
  4. Add the two fractions:
    49/63 + 84/63 = 49 + 84/63 = 133/63
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 19/9
  6. In mixed form: 21/9

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