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Add 60/98 and 45/48

60/98 + 45/48 is 1215/784.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 98 and 48 is 2352
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 98 × 24 = 2352,
    60/98 = 60 × 24/98 × 24 = 1440/2352
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 48 × 49 = 2352,
    45/48 = 45 × 49/48 × 49 = 2205/2352
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1440/2352 + 2205/2352 = 1440 + 2205/2352 = 3645/2352
  5. 3645/2352 simplified gives 1215/784
  6. So, 60/98 + 45/48 = 1215/784
    In mixed form: 1431/784

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