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Add 70/84 and 6/98

70/84 + 6/98 is 263/294.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 84 and 98 is 588

    Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 588
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 84 × 7 = 588,
    70/84 = 70 × 7/84 × 7 = 490/588
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 98 × 6 = 588,
    6/98 = 6 × 6/98 × 6 = 36/588
  4. Add the two like fractions:
    490/588 + 36/588 = 490 + 36/588 = 526/588
  5. 526/588 simplified gives 263/294
  6. So, 70/84 + 6/98 = 263/294

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