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Add 10/2 and 50/15

1st number: 5 0/2, 2nd number: 3 5/15

10/2 + 50/15 is 25/3.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 15 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 15 = 30,
    10/2 = 10 × 15/2 × 15 = 150/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 15 × 2 = 30,
    50/15 = 50 × 2/15 × 2 = 100/30
  4. Add the two fractions:
    150/30 + 100/30 = 150 + 100/30 = 250/30
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 25/3
  6. In mixed form: 81/3

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