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Add 42/27 and 6/98

1st number: 1 15/27, 2nd number: 6/98

42/27 + 6/98 is 713/441.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 27 and 98 is 2646
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 27 × 98 = 2646,
    42/27 = 42 × 98/27 × 98 = 4116/2646
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 98 × 27 = 2646,
    6/98 = 6 × 27/98 × 27 = 162/2646
  4. Add the two fractions:
    4116/2646 + 162/2646 = 4116 + 162/2646 = 4278/2646
  5. 4278/2646 simplified gives 713/441
  6. So, 42/27 + 6/98 = 713/441
    In mixed form: 1272/441

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