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Add 16/35 and 98/70

1st number: 16/35, 2nd number: 1 28/70

16/35 + 98/70 is 13/7.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 35 and 70 is 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 2 = 70,
    16/35 = 16 × 2/35 × 2 = 32/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 1 = 70,
    98/70 = 98 × 1/70 × 1 = 98/70
  4. Add the two fractions:
    32/70 + 98/70 = 32 + 98/70 = 130/70
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 13/7
  6. In mixed form: 16/7

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