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Add 70/49 and 70/50

1st number: 1 21/49, 2nd number: 1 20/50

70/49 + 70/50 is 99/35.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 49 and 50 is 2450
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 49 × 50 = 2450,
    70/49 = 70 × 50/49 × 50 = 3500/2450
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 49 = 2450,
    70/50 = 70 × 49/50 × 49 = 3430/2450
  4. Add the two fractions:
    3500/2450 + 3430/2450 = 3500 + 3430/2450 = 6930/2450
  5. 6930/2450 simplified gives 99/35
  6. So, 70/49 + 70/50 = 99/35
    In mixed form: 229/35

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