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Add 16/98 and 56/27

1st number: 16/98, 2nd number: 2 2/27

16/98 + 56/27 is 2960/1323.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 98 and 27 is 2646
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 98 × 27 = 2646,
    16/98 = 16 × 27/98 × 27 = 432/2646
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 98 = 2646,
    56/27 = 56 × 98/27 × 98 = 5488/2646
  4. Add the two fractions:
    432/2646 + 5488/2646 = 432 + 5488/2646 = 5920/2646
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 2960/1323
  6. In mixed form: 2314/1323

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