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Add 5/16 and 50/14

1st number: 5/16, 2nd number: 3 8/14

5/16 + 50/14 is 435/112.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 16 and 14 is 112
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 16 × 7 = 112,
    5/16 = 5 × 7/16 × 7 = 35/112
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 14 × 8 = 112,
    50/14 = 50 × 8/14 × 8 = 400/112
  4. Add the two fractions:
    35/112 + 400/112 = 35 + 400/112 = 435/112
  5. So, 5/16 + 50/14 = 435/112
    In mixed form: 399/112

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