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Add 60/81 and 3/49

60/81 + 3/49 is 1061/1323.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 81 and 49 is 3969

    Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 3969
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 81 × 49 = 3969,
    60/81 = 60 × 49/81 × 49 = 2940/3969
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 81 = 3969,
    3/49 = 3 × 81/49 × 81 = 243/3969
  4. Add the two like fractions:
    2940/3969 + 243/3969 = 2940 + 243/3969 = 3183/3969
  5. 3183/3969 simplified gives 1061/1323
  6. So, 60/81 + 3/49 = 1061/1323

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