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Add 5/20 and 56/50

1st number: 5/20, 2nd number: 1 6/50

5/20 + 56/50 is 137/100.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 20 and 50 is 100
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 20 × 5 = 100,
    5/20 = 5 × 5/20 × 5 = 25/100
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 2 = 100,
    56/50 = 56 × 2/50 × 2 = 112/100
  4. Add the two fractions:
    25/100 + 112/100 = 25 + 112/100 = 137/100
  5. So, 5/20 + 56/50 = 137/100
    In mixed form: 137/100

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