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Add 15/98 and 45/25

1st number: 15/98, 2nd number: 1 20/25

15/98 + 45/25 is 957/490.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 98 and 25 is 2450
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 98 × 25 = 2450,
    15/98 = 15 × 25/98 × 25 = 375/2450
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 25 × 98 = 2450,
    45/25 = 45 × 98/25 × 98 = 4410/2450
  4. Add the two fractions:
    375/2450 + 4410/2450 = 375 + 4410/2450 = 4785/2450
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 957/490
  6. In mixed form: 1467/490

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