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Add 3/98 and 1/50

3/98 + 1/50 is 62/1225.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 98 and 50 is 2450
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 98 × 25 = 2450,
    3/98 = 3 × 25/98 × 25 = 75/2450
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 49 = 2450,
    1/50 = 1 × 49/50 × 49 = 49/2450
  4. Add the two fractions:
    75/2450 + 49/2450 = 75 + 49/2450 = 124/2450
  5. 124/2450 simplified gives 62/1225
  6. So, 3/98 + 1/50 = 62/1225

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