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Add 5/12 and 2/25

5/12 + 2/25 is 149/300.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 12 and 25 is 300
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 12 × 25 = 300,
    5/12 = 5 × 25/12 × 25 = 125/300
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 25 × 12 = 300,
    2/25 = 2 × 12/25 × 12 = 24/300
  4. Add the two fractions:
    125/300 + 24/300 = 125 + 24/300 = 149/300

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