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Add 8/49 and 2/10

8/49 + 2/10 is 89/245.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 49 and 10 is 490
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 49 × 10 = 490,
    8/49 = 8 × 10/49 × 10 = 80/490
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 49 = 490,
    2/10 = 2 × 49/10 × 49 = 98/490
  4. Add the two fractions:
    80/490 + 98/490 = 80 + 98/490 = 178/490
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 89/245

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