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Add 12/9 and 96/98

1st number: 1 3/9, 2nd number: 96/98

12/9 + 96/98 is 340/147.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 9 and 98 is 882
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 9 × 98 = 882,
    12/9 = 12 × 98/9 × 98 = 1176/882
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 98 × 9 = 882,
    96/98 = 96 × 9/98 × 9 = 864/882
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1176/882 + 864/882 = 1176 + 864/882 = 2040/882
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 340/147
  6. In mixed form: 246/147

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