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Add 8/98 and 28/27

1st number: 8/98, 2nd number: 1 1/27

8/98 + 28/27 is 1480/1323.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 98 and 27 is 2646
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 98 × 27 = 2646,
    8/98 = 8 × 27/98 × 27 = 216/2646
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 98 = 2646,
    28/27 = 28 × 98/27 × 98 = 2744/2646
  4. Add the two fractions:
    216/2646 + 2744/2646 = 216 + 2744/2646 = 2960/2646
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 1480/1323
  6. In mixed form: 1157/1323

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