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Add 84/3 and 72/49

1st number: 28 0/3, 2nd number: 1 23/49

84/3 + 72/49 is 1444/49.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 49 is 147
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 49 = 147,
    84/3 = 84 × 49/3 × 49 = 4116/147
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 3 = 147,
    72/49 = 72 × 3/49 × 3 = 216/147
  4. Add the two fractions:
    4116/147 + 216/147 = 4116 + 216/147 = 4332/147
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 1444/49
  6. In mixed form: 2923/49

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