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Add 36/98 and 20/54

36/98 + 20/54 is 976/1323.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 98 and 54 is 2646
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 98 × 27 = 2646,
    36/98 = 36 × 27/98 × 27 = 972/2646
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 54 × 49 = 2646,
    20/54 = 20 × 49/54 × 49 = 980/2646
  4. Add the two fractions:
    972/2646 + 980/2646 = 972 + 980/2646 = 1952/2646
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 976/1323

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