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Add 10/7 and 70/50

1st number: 1 3/7, 2nd number: 1 20/50

10/7 + 70/50 is 99/35.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 7 and 50 is 350
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 50 = 350,
    10/7 = 10 × 50/7 × 50 = 500/350
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 7 = 350,
    70/50 = 70 × 7/50 × 7 = 490/350
  4. Add the two fractions:
    500/350 + 490/350 = 500 + 490/350 = 990/350
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 99/35
  6. In mixed form: 229/35

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