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Add 2/5 and 6/50

2/5 + 6/50 is 13/25.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 50 is 50
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 10 = 50,
    2/5 = 2 × 10/5 × 10 = 20/50
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 1 = 50,
    6/50 = 6 × 1/50 × 1 = 6/50
  4. Add the two fractions:
    20/50 + 6/50 = 20 + 6/50 = 26/50
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 13/25

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