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Add 16/35 and 14/50

16/35 + 14/50 is 129/175.

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,
    16/35 = 16 × 10/35 × 10 = 160/350
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 7 = 350,
    14/50 = 14 × 7/50 × 7 = 98/350
  4. Add the two fractions:
    160/350 + 98/350 = 160 + 98/350 = 258/350
  5. 258/350 simplified gives 129/175
  6. So, 16/35 + 14/50 = 129/175

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