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Add 15/50 and 75/70

1st number: 15/50, 2nd number: 1 5/70

15/50 + 75/70 is 48/35.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 50 and 70 is 350
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 50 × 7 = 350,
    15/50 = 15 × 7/50 × 7 = 105/350
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 5 = 350,
    75/70 = 75 × 5/70 × 5 = 375/350
  4. Add the two fractions:
    105/350 + 375/350 = 105 + 375/350 = 480/350
  5. 480/350 simplified gives 48/35
  6. So, 15/50 + 75/70 = 48/35
    In mixed form: 113/35

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