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Add 3/98 and 1/10

3/98 + 1/10 is 32/245.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 98 and 10 is 490
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 98 × 5 = 490,
    3/98 = 3 × 5/98 × 5 = 15/490
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 49 = 490,
    1/10 = 1 × 49/10 × 49 = 49/490
  4. Add the two fractions:
    15/490 + 49/490 = 15 + 49/490 = 64/490
  5. 64/490 simplified gives 32/245
  6. So, 3/98 + 1/10 = 32/245

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