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Add 9/98 and 45/70

9/98 + 45/70 is 36/49.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 98 and 70 is 490
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 98 × 5 = 490,
    9/98 = 9 × 5/98 × 5 = 45/490
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 7 = 490,
    45/70 = 45 × 7/70 × 7 = 315/490
  4. Add the two fractions:
    45/490 + 315/490 = 45 + 315/490 = 360/490
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 36/49

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