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Add 2/7 and 32/50

2/7 + 32/50 is 162/175.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 7 and 50 is 350
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 50 = 350,
    2/7 = 2 × 50/7 × 50 = 100/350
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 7 = 350,
    32/50 = 32 × 7/50 × 7 = 224/350
  4. Add the two fractions:
    100/350 + 224/350 = 100 + 224/350 = 324/350
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 162/175

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