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Add 2/18 and 75/50

1st number: 2/18, 2nd number: 1 25/50

2/18 + 75/50 is 29/18.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 18 and 50 is 450
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 18 × 25 = 450,
    2/18 = 2 × 25/18 × 25 = 50/450
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 9 = 450,
    75/50 = 75 × 9/50 × 9 = 675/450
  4. Add the two fractions:
    50/450 + 675/450 = 50 + 675/450 = 725/450
  5. 725/450 simplified gives 29/18
  6. So, 2/18 + 75/50 = 29/18
    In mixed form: 111/18

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