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Add 49/84 and 81/50

1st number: 49/84, 2nd number: 1 31/50

49/84 + 81/50 is 661/300.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 84 and 50 is 2100
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 84 × 25 = 2100,
    49/84 = 49 × 25/84 × 25 = 1225/2100
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 42 = 2100,
    81/50 = 81 × 42/50 × 42 = 3402/2100
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1225/2100 + 3402/2100 = 1225 + 3402/2100 = 4627/2100
  5. 4627/2100 simplified gives 661/300
  6. So, 49/84 + 81/50 = 661/300
    In mixed form: 261/300

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