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Add 42/98 and 2/75

42/98 + 2/75 is 239/525.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 98 and 75 is 7350
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 98 × 75 = 7350,
    42/98 = 42 × 75/98 × 75 = 3150/7350
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 75 × 98 = 7350,
    2/75 = 2 × 98/75 × 98 = 196/7350
  4. Add the two fractions:
    3150/7350 + 196/7350 = 3150 + 196/7350 = 3346/7350
  5. 3346/7350 simplified gives 239/525
  6. So, 42/98 + 2/75 = 239/525

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