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Add 10/8 and 10/98

1st number: 1 2/8, 2nd number: 10/98

10/8 + 10/98 is 265/196.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 8 and 98 is 392
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 8 × 49 = 392,
    10/8 = 10 × 49/8 × 49 = 490/392
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 98 × 4 = 392,
    10/98 = 10 × 4/98 × 4 = 40/392
  4. Add the two fractions:
    490/392 + 40/392 = 490 + 40/392 = 530/392
  5. 530/392 simplified gives 265/196
  6. So, 10/8 + 10/98 = 265/196
    In mixed form: 169/196

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