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Add 72/3 and 98/10

1st number: 24 0/3, 2nd number: 9 8/10

72/3 + 98/10 is 169/5.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 10 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 10 = 30,
    72/3 = 72 × 10/3 × 10 = 720/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 3 = 30,
    98/10 = 98 × 3/10 × 3 = 294/30
  4. Add the two fractions:
    720/30 + 294/30 = 720 + 294/30 = 1014/30
  5. 1014/30 simplified gives 169/5
  6. So, 72/3 + 98/10 = 169/5
    In mixed form: 334/5

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