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Add 56/3 and 9/49

1st number: 18 2/3, 2nd number: 9/49

56/3 + 9/49 is 2771/147.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 49 is 147
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 49 = 147,
    56/3 = 56 × 49/3 × 49 = 2744/147
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 3 = 147,
    9/49 = 9 × 3/49 × 3 = 27/147
  4. Add the two fractions:
    2744/147 + 27/147 = 2744 + 27/147 = 2771/147
  5. In mixed form: 18125/147

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