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Add 6/2 and 49/70

1st number: 3 0/2, 2nd number: 49/70

6/2 + 49/70 is 37/10.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 70 is 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 35 = 70,
    6/2 = 6 × 35/2 × 35 = 210/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 1 = 70,
    49/70 = 49 × 1/70 × 1 = 49/70
  4. Add the two fractions:
    210/70 + 49/70 = 210 + 49/70 = 259/70
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 37/10
  6. In mixed form: 37/10

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