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Add 8/15 and 27/49

8/15 + 27/49 is 797/735.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 15 and 49 is 735
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 15 × 49 = 735,
    8/15 = 8 × 49/15 × 49 = 392/735
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 15 = 735,
    27/49 = 27 × 15/49 × 15 = 405/735
  4. Add the two fractions:
    392/735 + 405/735 = 392 + 405/735 = 797/735
  5. So, 8/15 + 27/49 = 797/735
    In mixed form: 162/735

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