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Add 49/50 and 3/30

49/50 + 3/30 is 27/25.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 50 and 30 is 150
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 50 × 3 = 150,
    49/50 = 49 × 3/50 × 3 = 147/150
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 5 = 150,
    3/30 = 3 × 5/30 × 5 = 15/150
  4. Add the two fractions:
    147/150 + 15/150 = 147 + 15/150 = 162/150
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 27/25
  6. In mixed form: 12/25

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