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Add 98/28 and 9/75

1st number: 3 14/28, 2nd number: 9/75

98/28 + 9/75 is 181/50.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 28 and 75 is 2100
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 28 × 75 = 2100,
    98/28 = 98 × 75/28 × 75 = 7350/2100
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 75 × 28 = 2100,
    9/75 = 9 × 28/75 × 28 = 252/2100
  4. Add the two fractions:
    7350/2100 + 252/2100 = 7350 + 252/2100 = 7602/2100
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 181/50
  6. In mixed form: 331/50

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