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Add 10/84 and 50/45

1st number: 10/84, 2nd number: 1 5/45

10/84 + 50/45 is 155/126.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 84 and 45 is 1260
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 84 × 15 = 1260,
    10/84 = 10 × 15/84 × 15 = 150/1260
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 45 × 28 = 1260,
    50/45 = 50 × 28/45 × 28 = 1400/1260
  4. Add the two fractions:
    150/1260 + 1400/1260 = 150 + 1400/1260 = 1550/1260
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 155/126
  6. In mixed form: 129/126

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