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Add 8/4 and 3/49

1st number: 2 0/4, 2nd number: 3/49

8/4 + 3/49 is 101/49.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 49 is 196
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 49 = 196,
    8/4 = 8 × 49/4 × 49 = 392/196
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 4 = 196,
    3/49 = 3 × 4/49 × 4 = 12/196
  4. Add the two fractions:
    392/196 + 12/196 = 392 + 12/196 = 404/196
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 101/49
  6. In mixed form: 23/49

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