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Add 70/6 and 18/49

1st number: 11 4/6, 2nd number: 18/49

70/6 + 18/49 is 1769/147.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 49 is 294
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 49 = 294,
    70/6 = 70 × 49/6 × 49 = 3430/294
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 6 = 294,
    18/49 = 18 × 6/49 × 6 = 108/294
  4. Add the two fractions:
    3430/294 + 108/294 = 3430 + 108/294 = 3538/294
  5. 3538/294 simplified gives 1769/147
  6. So, 70/6 + 18/49 = 1769/147
    In mixed form: 125/147

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