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Add 35/2 and 50/90

1st number: 17 1/2, 2nd number: 50/90

35/2 + 50/90 is 325/18.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 90 is 90
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 45 = 90,
    35/2 = 35 × 45/2 × 45 = 1575/90
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 90 × 1 = 90,
    50/90 = 50 × 1/90 × 1 = 50/90
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1575/90 + 50/90 = 1575 + 50/90 = 1625/90
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 325/18
  6. In mixed form: 181/18

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