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Add 15/98 and 9/50

15/98 + 9/50 is 408/1225.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 98 and 50 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 50 × 49 = 2450,
    9/50 = 9 × 49/50 × 49 = 441/2450
  4. Add the two fractions:
    375/2450 + 441/2450 = 375 + 441/2450 = 816/2450
  5. 816/2450 simplified gives 408/1225
  6. So, 15/98 + 9/50 = 408/1225

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