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Add 8/49 and 3/27

8/49 + 3/27 is 121/441.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 49 and 27 is 1323
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 49 × 27 = 1323,
    8/49 = 8 × 27/49 × 27 = 216/1323
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 49 = 1323,
    3/27 = 3 × 49/27 × 49 = 147/1323
  4. Add the two fractions:
    216/1323 + 147/1323 = 216 + 147/1323 = 363/1323
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 121/441

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