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Add 75/3 and 6/49

1st number: 25 0/3, 2nd number: 6/49

75/3 + 6/49 is 1231/49.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 49 is 147
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 49 = 147,
    75/3 = 75 × 49/3 × 49 = 3675/147
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 3 = 147,
    6/49 = 6 × 3/49 × 3 = 18/147
  4. Add the two fractions:
    3675/147 + 18/147 = 3675 + 18/147 = 3693/147
  5. 3693/147 simplified gives 1231/49
  6. So, 75/3 + 6/49 = 1231/49
    In mixed form: 256/49

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