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Add 25/50 and 30/56

25/50 + 30/56 is 29/28.

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  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 50 and 56 is 1400
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 50 × 28 = 1400,
    25/50 = 25 × 28/50 × 28 = 700/1400
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 25 = 1400,
    30/56 = 30 × 25/56 × 25 = 750/1400
  4. Add the two fractions:
    700/1400 + 750/1400 = 700 + 750/1400 = 1450/1400
  5. 1450/1400 simplified gives 29/28
  6. So, 25/50 + 30/56 = 29/28
    In mixed form: 11/28

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