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Add 8/9 and 63/49

1st number: 8/9, 2nd number: 1 14/49

8/9 + 63/49 is 137/63.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 9 and 49 is 441
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 9 × 49 = 441,
    8/9 = 8 × 49/9 × 49 = 392/441
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 9 = 441,
    63/49 = 63 × 9/49 × 9 = 567/441
  4. Add the two fractions:
    392/441 + 567/441 = 392 + 567/441 = 959/441
  5. 959/441 simplified gives 137/63
  6. So, 8/9 + 63/49 = 137/63
    In mixed form: 211/63

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