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Add 98/24 and 9/45

1st number: 4 2/24, 2nd number: 9/45

98/24 + 9/45 is 257/60.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 45 is 360
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 15 = 360,
    98/24 = 98 × 15/24 × 15 = 1470/360
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 45 × 8 = 360,
    9/45 = 9 × 8/45 × 8 = 72/360
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1470/360 + 72/360 = 1470 + 72/360 = 1542/360
  5. 1542/360 simplified gives 257/60
  6. So, 98/24 + 9/45 = 257/60
    In mixed form: 417/60

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