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Add 35/8 and 50/14

1st number: 4 3/8, 2nd number: 3 8/14

35/8 + 50/14 is 445/56.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 8 and 14 is 56
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 8 × 7 = 56,
    35/8 = 35 × 7/8 × 7 = 245/56
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 14 × 4 = 56,
    50/14 = 50 × 4/14 × 4 = 200/56
  4. Add the two fractions:
    245/56 + 200/56 = 245 + 200/56 = 445/56
  5. So, 35/8 + 50/14 = 445/56
    In mixed form: 753/56

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