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Add 3/27 and 5/50

3/27 + 5/50 is 19/90.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 27 and 50 is 1350
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 27 × 50 = 1350,
    3/27 = 3 × 50/27 × 50 = 150/1350
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 27 = 1350,
    5/50 = 5 × 27/50 × 27 = 135/1350
  4. Add the two fractions:
    150/1350 + 135/1350 = 150 + 135/1350 = 285/1350
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 19/90

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