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Add 98/28 and 27/25

1st number: 3 14/28, 2nd number: 1 2/25

98/28 + 27/25 is 229/50.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 28 and 25 is 700
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 28 × 25 = 700,
    98/28 = 98 × 25/28 × 25 = 2450/700
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 25 × 28 = 700,
    27/25 = 27 × 28/25 × 28 = 756/700
  4. Add the two fractions:
    2450/700 + 756/700 = 2450 + 756/700 = 3206/700
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 229/50
  6. In mixed form: 429/50

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