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Add 14/30 and 50/60

14/30 + 50/60 is 13/10.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 30 and 60 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 30 × 2 = 60,
    14/30 = 14 × 2/30 × 2 = 28/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 1 = 60,
    50/60 = 50 × 1/60 × 1 = 50/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    28/60 + 50/60 = 28 + 50/60 = 78/60
  5. 78/60 simplified gives 13/10
  6. So, 14/30 + 50/60 = 13/10
    In mixed form: 13/10

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