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Add 56/84 and 12/98

56/84 + 12/98 is 116/147.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 84 and 98 is 588
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 84 × 7 = 588,
    56/84 = 56 × 7/84 × 7 = 392/588
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 98 × 6 = 588,
    12/98 = 12 × 6/98 × 6 = 72/588
  4. Add the two fractions:
    392/588 + 72/588 = 392 + 72/588 = 464/588
  5. 464/588 simplified gives 116/147
  6. So, 56/84 + 12/98 = 116/147

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