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Add 45/50 and 15/3

1st number: 45/50, 2nd number: 5 0/3

45/50 + 15/3 is 59/10.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 50 and 3 is 150
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 50 × 3 = 150,
    45/50 = 45 × 3/50 × 3 = 135/150
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 3 × 50 = 150,
    15/3 = 15 × 50/3 × 50 = 750/150
  4. Add the two fractions:
    135/150 + 750/150 = 135 + 750/150 = 885/150
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 59/10
  6. In mixed form: 59/10

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