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Add 27/60 and 72/98

27/60 + 72/98 is 1161/980.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 60 and 98 is 2940
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 60 × 49 = 2940,
    27/60 = 27 × 49/60 × 49 = 1323/2940
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 98 × 30 = 2940,
    72/98 = 72 × 30/98 × 30 = 2160/2940
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1323/2940 + 2160/2940 = 1323 + 2160/2940 = 3483/2940
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 1161/980
  6. In mixed form: 1181/980

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