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Add 5/14 and 1/98

5/14 + 1/98 is 18/49.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 98 is 98
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 7 = 98,
    5/14 = 5 × 7/14 × 7 = 35/98
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 98 × 1 = 98,
    1/98 = 1 × 1/98 × 1 = 1/98
  4. Add the two fractions:
    35/98 + 1/98 = 35 + 1/98 = 36/98
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 18/49

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