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Add 42/9 and 18/98

1st number: 4 6/9, 2nd number: 18/98

42/9 + 18/98 is 713/147.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 9 and 98 is 882
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 9 × 98 = 882,
    42/9 = 42 × 98/9 × 98 = 4116/882
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 98 × 9 = 882,
    18/98 = 18 × 9/98 × 9 = 162/882
  4. Add the two fractions:
    4116/882 + 162/882 = 4116 + 162/882 = 4278/882
  5. 4278/882 simplified gives 713/147
  6. So, 42/9 + 18/98 = 713/147
    In mixed form: 4125/147

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