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Add 98/10 and 50/30

1st number: 9 8/10, 2nd number: 1 20/30

98/10 + 50/30 is 172/15.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 30 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 3 = 30,
    98/10 = 98 × 3/10 × 3 = 294/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 1 = 30,
    50/30 = 50 × 1/30 × 1 = 50/30
  4. Add the two fractions:
    294/30 + 50/30 = 294 + 50/30 = 344/30
  5. 344/30 simplified gives 172/15
  6. So, 98/10 + 50/30 = 172/15
    In mixed form: 117/15

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