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Add 18/2 and 35/50

1st number: 9 0/2, 2nd number: 35/50

18/2 + 35/50 is 97/10.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 50 is 50
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 25 = 50,
    18/2 = 18 × 25/2 × 25 = 450/50
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 1 = 50,
    35/50 = 35 × 1/50 × 1 = 35/50
  4. Add the two fractions:
    450/50 + 35/50 = 450 + 35/50 = 485/50
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 97/10
  6. In mixed form: 97/10

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