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Add 1/50 and 21/60

1/50 + 21/60 is 37/100.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 50 and 60 is 300
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 50 × 6 = 300,
    1/50 = 1 × 6/50 × 6 = 6/300
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 5 = 300,
    21/60 = 21 × 5/60 × 5 = 105/300
  4. Add the two fractions:
    6/300 + 105/300 = 6 + 105/300 = 111/300
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 37/100

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