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Add 10/4 and 9/98

1st number: 2 2/4, 2nd number: 9/98

10/4 + 9/98 is 127/49.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 98 is 196
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 49 = 196,
    10/4 = 10 × 49/4 × 49 = 490/196
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 98 × 2 = 196,
    9/98 = 9 × 2/98 × 2 = 18/196
  4. Add the two fractions:
    490/196 + 18/196 = 490 + 18/196 = 508/196
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 127/49
  6. In mixed form: 229/49

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