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Add 70/98 and 35/50

70/98 + 35/50 is 99/70.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 98 and 50 is 2450
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 98 × 25 = 2450,
    70/98 = 70 × 25/98 × 25 = 1750/2450
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 49 = 2450,
    35/50 = 35 × 49/50 × 49 = 1715/2450
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1750/2450 + 1715/2450 = 1750 + 1715/2450 = 3465/2450
  5. 3465/2450 simplified gives 99/70
  6. So, 70/98 + 35/50 = 99/70
    In mixed form: 129/70

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