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Add 16/7 and 14/50

1st number: 2 2/7, 2nd number: 14/50

16/7 + 14/50 is 449/175.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 7 and 50 is 350
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 50 = 350,
    16/7 = 16 × 50/7 × 50 = 800/350
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 7 = 350,
    14/50 = 14 × 7/50 × 7 = 98/350
  4. Add the two fractions:
    800/350 + 98/350 = 800 + 98/350 = 898/350
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 449/175
  6. In mixed form: 299/175

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