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Add 49/70 and 8/25

49/70 + 8/25 is 51/50.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 70 and 25 is 350
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 70 × 5 = 350,
    49/70 = 49 × 5/70 × 5 = 245/350
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 25 × 14 = 350,
    8/25 = 8 × 14/25 × 14 = 112/350
  4. Add the two fractions:
    245/350 + 112/350 = 245 + 112/350 = 357/350
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 51/50
  6. In mixed form: 11/50

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