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Add 7/2 and 10/98

1st number: 3 1/2, 2nd number: 10/98

7/2 + 10/98 is 353/98.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 98 is 98
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 49 = 98,
    7/2 = 7 × 49/2 × 49 = 343/98
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 98 × 1 = 98,
    10/98 = 10 × 1/98 × 1 = 10/98
  4. Add the two fractions:
    343/98 + 10/98 = 343 + 10/98 = 353/98
  5. In mixed form: 359/98

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