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Add 98/75 and 12/45

1st number: 1 23/75, 2nd number: 12/45

98/75 + 12/45 is 118/75.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 75 and 45 is 225
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 75 × 3 = 225,
    98/75 = 98 × 3/75 × 3 = 294/225
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 45 × 5 = 225,
    12/45 = 12 × 5/45 × 5 = 60/225
  4. Add the two fractions:
    294/225 + 60/225 = 294 + 60/225 = 354/225
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 118/75
  6. In mixed form: 143/75

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