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Add 98/28 and 5/18

1st number: 3 14/28, 2nd number: 5/18

98/28 + 5/18 is 34/9.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 28 and 18 is 252
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 28 × 9 = 252,
    98/28 = 98 × 9/28 × 9 = 882/252
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 18 × 14 = 252,
    5/18 = 5 × 14/18 × 14 = 70/252
  4. Add the two fractions:
    882/252 + 70/252 = 882 + 70/252 = 952/252
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 34/9
  6. In mixed form: 37/9

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