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Add 1/98 and 72/60

1st number: 1/98, 2nd number: 1 12/60

1/98 + 72/60 is 593/490.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 98 and 60 is 2940
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 98 × 30 = 2940,
    1/98 = 1 × 30/98 × 30 = 30/2940
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 49 = 2940,
    72/60 = 72 × 49/60 × 49 = 3528/2940
  4. Add the two fractions:
    30/2940 + 3528/2940 = 30 + 3528/2940 = 3558/2940
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 593/490
  6. In mixed form: 1103/490

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