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Add 6/48 and 7/63

6/48 + 7/63 is 17/72.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 48 and 63 is 1008
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 48 × 21 = 1008,
    6/48 = 6 × 21/48 × 21 = 126/1008
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 63 × 16 = 1008,
    7/63 = 7 × 16/63 × 16 = 112/1008
  4. Add the two fractions:
    126/1008 + 112/1008 = 126 + 112/1008 = 238/1008
  5. 238/1008 simplified gives 17/72
  6. So, 6/48 + 7/63 = 17/72

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