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Add 63/49 and 72/40

1st number: 1 14/49, 2nd number: 1 32/40

63/49 + 72/40 is 108/35.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 49 and 40 is 1960
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 49 × 40 = 1960,
    63/49 = 63 × 40/49 × 40 = 2520/1960
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 40 × 49 = 1960,
    72/40 = 72 × 49/40 × 49 = 3528/1960
  4. Add the two fractions:
    2520/1960 + 3528/1960 = 2520 + 3528/1960 = 6048/1960
  5. 6048/1960 simplified gives 108/35
  6. So, 63/49 + 72/40 = 108/35
    In mixed form: 33/35

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