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Add 1/5 and 98/45

1st number: 1/5, 2nd number: 2 8/45

1/5 + 98/45 is 107/45.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 45 is 45
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 9 = 45,
    1/5 = 1 × 9/5 × 9 = 9/45
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 45 × 1 = 45,
    98/45 = 98 × 1/45 × 1 = 98/45
  4. Add the two fractions:
    9/45 + 98/45 = 9 + 98/45 = 107/45
  5. So, 1/5 + 98/45 = 107/45
    In mixed form: 217/45

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