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Add 18/27 and 2/50

18/27 + 2/50 is 53/75.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 27 and 50 is 1350
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 27 × 50 = 1350,
    18/27 = 18 × 50/27 × 50 = 900/1350
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 27 = 1350,
    2/50 = 2 × 27/50 × 27 = 54/1350
  4. Add the two fractions:
    900/1350 + 54/1350 = 900 + 54/1350 = 954/1350
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 53/75

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