Answers

Solutions by everydaycalculation.com

Everydaycalculation.com » Answers » Add fractions

Add 15/98 and 36/10

1st number: 15/98, 2nd number: 3 6/10

15/98 + 36/10 is 1839/490.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 98 and 10 is 490
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 98 × 5 = 490,
    15/98 = 15 × 5/98 × 5 = 75/490
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 49 = 490,
    36/10 = 36 × 49/10 × 49 = 1764/490
  4. Add the two fractions:
    75/490 + 1764/490 = 75 + 1764/490 = 1839/490
  5. In mixed form: 3369/490

Related:

Use fraction calculator with our all-in-one calculator app: Download for Android, Download for iOS

© everydaycalculation.com