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Add 10/2 and 50/25

1st number: 5 0/2, 2nd number: 2 0/25

10/2 + 50/25 is 7/1.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 25 is 50
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 25 = 50,
    10/2 = 10 × 25/2 × 25 = 250/50
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 25 × 2 = 50,
    50/25 = 50 × 2/25 × 2 = 100/50
  4. Add the two fractions:
    250/50 + 100/50 = 250 + 100/50 = 350/50
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 7/1

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