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Add 45/98 and 27/5

1st number: 45/98, 2nd number: 5 2/5

45/98 + 27/5 is 2871/490.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 98 and 5 is 490
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 98 × 5 = 490,
    45/98 = 45 × 5/98 × 5 = 225/490
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 5 × 98 = 490,
    27/5 = 27 × 98/5 × 98 = 2646/490
  4. Add the two fractions:
    225/490 + 2646/490 = 225 + 2646/490 = 2871/490
  5. In mixed form: 5421/490

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