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Add 9/98 and 45/8

1st number: 9/98, 2nd number: 5 5/8

9/98 + 45/8 is 2241/392.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 98 and 8 is 392
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 98 × 4 = 392,
    9/98 = 9 × 4/98 × 4 = 36/392
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 49 = 392,
    45/8 = 45 × 49/8 × 49 = 2205/392
  4. Add the two fractions:
    36/392 + 2205/392 = 36 + 2205/392 = 2241/392
  5. In mixed form: 5281/392

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