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Add 63/5 and 40/98

1st number: 12 3/5, 2nd number: 40/98

63/5 + 40/98 is 3187/245.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 98 is 490
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 98 = 490,
    63/5 = 63 × 98/5 × 98 = 6174/490
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 98 × 5 = 490,
    40/98 = 40 × 5/98 × 5 = 200/490
  4. Add the two fractions:
    6174/490 + 200/490 = 6174 + 200/490 = 6374/490
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 3187/245
  6. In mixed form: 132/245

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