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Add 60/9 and 56/49

1st number: 6 6/9, 2nd number: 1 7/49

60/9 + 56/49 is 164/21.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 9 and 49 is 441
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 9 × 49 = 441,
    60/9 = 60 × 49/9 × 49 = 2940/441
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 9 = 441,
    56/49 = 56 × 9/49 × 9 = 504/441
  4. Add the two fractions:
    2940/441 + 504/441 = 2940 + 504/441 = 3444/441
  5. 3444/441 simplified gives 164/21
  6. So, 60/9 + 56/49 = 164/21
    In mixed form: 717/21

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