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Add 5/49 and 6/70

5/49 + 6/70 is 46/245.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 49 and 70 is 490
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 49 × 10 = 490,
    5/49 = 5 × 10/49 × 10 = 50/490
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 7 = 490,
    6/70 = 6 × 7/70 × 7 = 42/490
  4. Add the two fractions:
    50/490 + 42/490 = 50 + 42/490 = 92/490
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 46/245

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