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Add 81/60 and 36/98

1st number: 1 21/60, 2nd number: 36/98

81/60 + 36/98 is 1683/980.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 60 and 98 is 2940
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 60 × 49 = 2940,
    81/60 = 81 × 49/60 × 49 = 3969/2940
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 98 × 30 = 2940,
    36/98 = 36 × 30/98 × 30 = 1080/2940
  4. Add the two fractions:
    3969/2940 + 1080/2940 = 3969 + 1080/2940 = 5049/2940
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 1683/980
  6. In mixed form: 1703/980

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