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Add 10/2 and 50/5

1st number: 5 0/2, 2nd number: 10 0/5

10/2 + 50/5 is 15/1.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 5 is 10
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 5 = 10,
    10/2 = 10 × 5/2 × 5 = 50/10
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 5 × 2 = 10,
    50/5 = 50 × 2/5 × 2 = 100/10
  4. Add the two fractions:
    50/10 + 100/10 = 50 + 100/10 = 150/10
  5. 150/10 simplified gives 15/1
  6. So, 10/2 + 50/5 = 15/1

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