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Add 27/98 and 18/8

1st number: 27/98, 2nd number: 2 2/8

27/98 + 18/8 is 495/196.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 98 and 8 is 392
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 98 × 4 = 392,
    27/98 = 27 × 4/98 × 4 = 108/392
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 49 = 392,
    18/8 = 18 × 49/8 × 49 = 882/392
  4. Add the two fractions:
    108/392 + 882/392 = 108 + 882/392 = 990/392
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 495/196
  6. In mixed form: 2103/196

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