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Add 35/15 and 50/54

1st number: 2 5/15, 2nd number: 50/54

35/15 + 50/54 is 88/27.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 15 and 54 is 270
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 15 × 18 = 270,
    35/15 = 35 × 18/15 × 18 = 630/270
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 54 × 5 = 270,
    50/54 = 50 × 5/54 × 5 = 250/270
  4. Add the two fractions:
    630/270 + 250/270 = 630 + 250/270 = 880/270
  5. 880/270 simplified gives 88/27
  6. So, 35/15 + 50/54 = 88/27
    In mixed form: 37/27

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