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Add 70/8 and 49/54

1st number: 8 6/8, 2nd number: 49/54

70/8 + 49/54 is 1043/108.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 8 and 54 is 216
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 8 × 27 = 216,
    70/8 = 70 × 27/8 × 27 = 1890/216
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 54 × 4 = 216,
    49/54 = 49 × 4/54 × 4 = 196/216
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1890/216 + 196/216 = 1890 + 196/216 = 2086/216
  5. 2086/216 simplified gives 1043/108
  6. So, 70/8 + 49/54 = 1043/108
    In mixed form: 971/108

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