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Add 6/98 and 7/50

6/98 + 7/50 is 493/2450.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 98 and 50 is 2450
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 98 × 25 = 2450,
    6/98 = 6 × 25/98 × 25 = 150/2450
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 49 = 2450,
    7/50 = 7 × 49/50 × 49 = 343/2450
  4. Add the two fractions:
    150/2450 + 343/2450 = 150 + 343/2450 = 493/2450
  5. So, 6/98 + 7/50 = 493/2450

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