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Add 15/98 and 45/49

15/98 + 45/49 is 15/14.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 98 and 49 is 98
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 98 × 1 = 98,
    15/98 = 15 × 1/98 × 1 = 15/98
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 2 = 98,
    45/49 = 45 × 2/49 × 2 = 90/98
  4. Add the two fractions:
    15/98 + 90/98 = 15 + 90/98 = 105/98
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 15/14
  6. In mixed form: 11/14

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