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Add 25/8 and 2/50

1st number: 3 1/8, 2nd number: 2/50

25/8 + 2/50 is 633/200.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 8 and 50 is 200
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 8 × 25 = 200,
    25/8 = 25 × 25/8 × 25 = 625/200
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 4 = 200,
    2/50 = 2 × 4/50 × 4 = 8/200
  4. Add the two fractions:
    625/200 + 8/200 = 625 + 8/200 = 633/200
  5. In mixed form: 333/200

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