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Add 7/98 and 5/56

7/98 + 5/56 is 9/56.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 98 and 56 is 392
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 98 × 4 = 392,
    7/98 = 7 × 4/98 × 4 = 28/392
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 7 = 392,
    5/56 = 5 × 7/56 × 7 = 35/392
  4. Add the two fractions:
    28/392 + 35/392 = 28 + 35/392 = 63/392
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 9/56

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