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Add 27/98 and 63/16

1st number: 27/98, 2nd number: 3 15/16

27/98 + 63/16 is 3303/784.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 98 and 16 is 784
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 98 × 8 = 784,
    27/98 = 27 × 8/98 × 8 = 216/784
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 16 × 49 = 784,
    63/16 = 63 × 49/16 × 49 = 3087/784
  4. Add the two fractions:
    216/784 + 3087/784 = 216 + 3087/784 = 3303/784
  5. So, 27/98 + 63/16 = 3303/784
    In mixed form: 4167/784

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