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Add 7/98 and 24/10

1st number: 7/98, 2nd number: 2 4/10

7/98 + 24/10 is 173/70.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 98 and 10 is 490
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 98 × 5 = 490,
    7/98 = 7 × 5/98 × 5 = 35/490
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 49 = 490,
    24/10 = 24 × 49/10 × 49 = 1176/490
  4. Add the two fractions:
    35/490 + 1176/490 = 35 + 1176/490 = 1211/490
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 173/70
  6. In mixed form: 233/70

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