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Add 5/98 and 24/10

1st number: 5/98, 2nd number: 2 4/10

5/98 + 24/10 is 1201/490.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 98 and 10 is 490
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 98 × 5 = 490,
    5/98 = 5 × 5/98 × 5 = 25/490
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 49 = 490,
    24/10 = 24 × 49/10 × 49 = 1176/490
  4. Add the two fractions:
    25/490 + 1176/490 = 25 + 1176/490 = 1201/490
  5. In mixed form: 2221/490

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