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Add 4/15 and 35/50

4/15 + 35/50 is 29/30.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 15 and 50 is 150
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 15 × 10 = 150,
    4/15 = 4 × 10/15 × 10 = 40/150
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 3 = 150,
    35/50 = 35 × 3/50 × 3 = 105/150
  4. Add the two fractions:
    40/150 + 105/150 = 40 + 105/150 = 145/150
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 29/30

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