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Add 20/50 and 18/7

1st number: 20/50, 2nd number: 2 4/7

20/50 + 18/7 is 104/35.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 50 and 7 is 350
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 50 × 7 = 350,
    20/50 = 20 × 7/50 × 7 = 140/350
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 7 × 50 = 350,
    18/7 = 18 × 50/7 × 50 = 900/350
  4. Add the two fractions:
    140/350 + 900/350 = 140 + 900/350 = 1040/350
  5. 1040/350 simplified gives 104/35
  6. So, 20/50 + 18/7 = 104/35
    In mixed form: 234/35

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