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Add 24/7 and 98/10

1st number: 3 3/7, 2nd number: 9 8/10

24/7 + 98/10 is 463/35.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 7 and 10 is 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 10 = 70,
    24/7 = 24 × 10/7 × 10 = 240/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 7 = 70,
    98/10 = 98 × 7/10 × 7 = 686/70
  4. Add the two fractions:
    240/70 + 686/70 = 240 + 686/70 = 926/70
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 463/35
  6. In mixed form: 138/35

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