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Add 4/50 and 18/49

4/50 + 18/49 is 548/1225.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 50 and 49 is 2450
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 50 × 49 = 2450,
    4/50 = 4 × 49/50 × 49 = 196/2450
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 50 = 2450,
    18/49 = 18 × 50/49 × 50 = 900/2450
  4. Add the two fractions:
    196/2450 + 900/2450 = 196 + 900/2450 = 1096/2450
  5. 1096/2450 simplified gives 548/1225
  6. So, 4/50 + 18/49 = 548/1225

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