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Add 15/9 and 35/50

1st number: 1 6/9, 2nd number: 35/50

15/9 + 35/50 is 71/30.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 9 and 50 is 450
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 9 × 50 = 450,
    15/9 = 15 × 50/9 × 50 = 750/450
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 9 = 450,
    35/50 = 35 × 9/50 × 9 = 315/450
  4. Add the two fractions:
    750/450 + 315/450 = 750 + 315/450 = 1065/450
  5. 1065/450 simplified gives 71/30
  6. So, 15/9 + 35/50 = 71/30
    In mixed form: 211/30

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