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Add 70/84 and 8/98

70/84 + 8/98 is 269/294.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 84 and 98 is 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,
    8/98 = 8 × 6/98 × 6 = 48/588
  4. Add the two fractions:
    490/588 + 48/588 = 490 + 48/588 = 538/588
  5. 538/588 simplified gives 269/294
  6. So, 70/84 + 8/98 = 269/294

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