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Add 3/30 and 98/10

1st number: 3/30, 2nd number: 9 8/10

3/30 + 98/10 is 99/10.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 30 and 10 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 30 × 1 = 30,
    3/30 = 3 × 1/30 × 1 = 3/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 3 = 30,
    98/10 = 98 × 3/10 × 3 = 294/30
  4. Add the two fractions:
    3/30 + 294/30 = 3 + 294/30 = 297/30
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 99/10
  6. In mixed form: 99/10

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