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Add 75/20 and 20/98

1st number: 3 15/20, 2nd number: 20/98

75/20 + 20/98 is 775/196.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 20 and 98 is 980
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 20 × 49 = 980,
    75/20 = 75 × 49/20 × 49 = 3675/980
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 98 × 10 = 980,
    20/98 = 20 × 10/98 × 10 = 200/980
  4. Add the two fractions:
    3675/980 + 200/980 = 3675 + 200/980 = 3875/980
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 775/196
  6. In mixed form: 3187/196

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