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Add 27/98 and 5/15

27/98 + 5/15 is 179/294.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 98 and 15 is 1470
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 98 × 15 = 1470,
    27/98 = 27 × 15/98 × 15 = 405/1470
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 15 × 98 = 1470,
    5/15 = 5 × 98/15 × 98 = 490/1470
  4. Add the two fractions:
    405/1470 + 490/1470 = 405 + 490/1470 = 895/1470
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 179/294

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