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Add 2/98 and 48/70

2/98 + 48/70 is 173/245.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 98 and 70 is 490
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 98 × 5 = 490,
    2/98 = 2 × 5/98 × 5 = 10/490
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 7 = 490,
    48/70 = 48 × 7/70 × 7 = 336/490
  4. Add the two fractions:
    10/490 + 336/490 = 10 + 336/490 = 346/490
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 173/245

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