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Add 2/98 and 48/30

1st number: 2/98, 2nd number: 1 18/30

2/98 + 48/30 is 397/245.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 98 and 30 is 1470
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 98 × 15 = 1470,
    2/98 = 2 × 15/98 × 15 = 30/1470
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 49 = 1470,
    48/30 = 48 × 49/30 × 49 = 2352/1470
  4. Add the two fractions:
    30/1470 + 2352/1470 = 30 + 2352/1470 = 2382/1470
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 397/245
  6. In mixed form: 1152/245

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