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Add 18/50 and 60/28

1st number: 18/50, 2nd number: 2 4/28

18/50 + 60/28 is 438/175.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 50 and 28 is 700
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 50 × 14 = 700,
    18/50 = 18 × 14/50 × 14 = 252/700
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 28 × 25 = 700,
    60/28 = 60 × 25/28 × 25 = 1500/700
  4. Add the two fractions:
    252/700 + 1500/700 = 252 + 1500/700 = 1752/700
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 438/175
  6. In mixed form: 288/175

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