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Add 3/5 and 50/54

3/5 + 50/54 is 206/135.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 54 is 270
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 54 = 270,
    3/5 = 3 × 54/5 × 54 = 162/270
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 54 × 5 = 270,
    50/54 = 50 × 5/54 × 5 = 250/270
  4. Add the two fractions:
    162/270 + 250/270 = 162 + 250/270 = 412/270
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 206/135
  6. In mixed form: 171/135

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