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Add 35/42 and 72/98

35/42 + 72/98 is 461/294.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 42 and 98 is 294
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 42 × 7 = 294,
    35/42 = 35 × 7/42 × 7 = 245/294
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 98 × 3 = 294,
    72/98 = 72 × 3/98 × 3 = 216/294
  4. Add the two fractions:
    245/294 + 216/294 = 245 + 216/294 = 461/294
  5. So, 35/42 + 72/98 = 461/294
    In mixed form: 1167/294

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