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Add 25/60 and 30/50

25/60 + 30/50 is 61/60.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 60 and 50 is 300
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 60 × 5 = 300,
    25/60 = 25 × 5/60 × 5 = 125/300
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 6 = 300,
    30/50 = 30 × 6/50 × 6 = 180/300
  4. Add the two fractions:
    125/300 + 180/300 = 125 + 180/300 = 305/300
  5. 305/300 simplified gives 61/60
  6. So, 25/60 + 30/50 = 61/60
    In mixed form: 11/60

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