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Add 3/9 and 10/50

3/9 + 10/50 is 8/15.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 9 and 50 is 450
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 9 × 50 = 450,
    3/9 = 3 × 50/9 × 50 = 150/450
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 9 = 450,
    10/50 = 10 × 9/50 × 9 = 90/450
  4. Add the two fractions:
    150/450 + 90/450 = 150 + 90/450 = 240/450
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 8/15

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