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Add 15/35 and 5/50

15/35 + 5/50 is 37/70.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 35 and 50 is 350
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 10 = 350,
    15/35 = 15 × 10/35 × 10 = 150/350
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 7 = 350,
    5/50 = 5 × 7/50 × 7 = 35/350
  4. Add the two fractions:
    150/350 + 35/350 = 150 + 35/350 = 185/350
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 37/70

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