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Add 27/18 and 20/98

1st number: 1 9/18, 2nd number: 20/98

27/18 + 20/98 is 167/98.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 18 and 98 is 882
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 18 × 49 = 882,
    27/18 = 27 × 49/18 × 49 = 1323/882
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 98 × 9 = 882,
    20/98 = 20 × 9/98 × 9 = 180/882
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1323/882 + 180/882 = 1323 + 180/882 = 1503/882
  5. 1503/882 simplified gives 167/98
  6. So, 27/18 + 20/98 = 167/98
    In mixed form: 169/98

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