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Add 1/21 and 8/50

1/21 + 8/50 is 109/525.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 21 and 50 is 1050
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 21 × 50 = 1050,
    1/21 = 1 × 50/21 × 50 = 50/1050
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 21 = 1050,
    8/50 = 8 × 21/50 × 21 = 168/1050
  4. Add the two fractions:
    50/1050 + 168/1050 = 50 + 168/1050 = 218/1050
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 109/525

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