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Add 18/50 and 30/56

18/50 + 30/56 is 627/700.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 50 and 56 is 1400
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 50 × 28 = 1400,
    18/50 = 18 × 28/50 × 28 = 504/1400
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 25 = 1400,
    30/56 = 30 × 25/56 × 25 = 750/1400
  4. Add the two fractions:
    504/1400 + 750/1400 = 504 + 750/1400 = 1254/1400
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 627/700

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