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Add 98/8 and 35/54

1st number: 12 2/8, 2nd number: 35/54

98/8 + 35/54 is 1393/108.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 8 and 54 is 216
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 8 × 27 = 216,
    98/8 = 98 × 27/8 × 27 = 2646/216
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 54 × 4 = 216,
    35/54 = 35 × 4/54 × 4 = 140/216
  4. Add the two fractions:
    2646/216 + 140/216 = 2646 + 140/216 = 2786/216
  5. 2786/216 simplified gives 1393/108
  6. So, 98/8 + 35/54 = 1393/108
    In mixed form: 1297/108

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