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Add 9/49 and 2/9

9/49 + 2/9 is 179/441.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 49 and 9 is 441
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 49 × 9 = 441,
    9/49 = 9 × 9/49 × 9 = 81/441
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 49 = 441,
    2/9 = 2 × 49/9 × 49 = 98/441
  4. Add the two fractions:
    81/441 + 98/441 = 81 + 98/441 = 179/441
  5. So, 9/49 + 2/9 = 179/441

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