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Add 49/84 and 28/9

1st number: 49/84, 2nd number: 3 1/9

49/84 + 28/9 is 133/36.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 84 and 9 is 252
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 84 × 3 = 252,
    49/84 = 49 × 3/84 × 3 = 147/252
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 28 = 252,
    28/9 = 28 × 28/9 × 28 = 784/252
  4. Add the two fractions:
    147/252 + 784/252 = 147 + 784/252 = 931/252
  5. 931/252 simplified gives 133/36
  6. So, 49/84 + 28/9 = 133/36
    In mixed form: 325/36

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