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Add 1/98 and 10/5

1st number: 1/98, 2nd number: 2 0/5

1/98 + 10/5 is 197/98.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 98 and 5 is 490
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 98 × 5 = 490,
    1/98 = 1 × 5/98 × 5 = 5/490
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 5 × 98 = 490,
    10/5 = 10 × 98/5 × 98 = 980/490
  4. Add the two fractions:
    5/490 + 980/490 = 5 + 980/490 = 985/490
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 197/98
  6. In mixed form: 21/98

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