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Add 1/25 and 2/8

1/25 + 2/8 is 29/100.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 25 and 8 is 200
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 25 × 8 = 200,
    1/25 = 1 × 8/25 × 8 = 8/200
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 25 = 200,
    2/8 = 2 × 25/8 × 25 = 50/200
  4. Add the two fractions:
    8/200 + 50/200 = 8 + 50/200 = 58/200
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 29/100

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