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Add 5/21 and 5/50

5/21 + 5/50 is 71/210.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 21 and 50 is 1050
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 21 × 50 = 1050,
    5/21 = 5 × 50/21 × 50 = 250/1050
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 21 = 1050,
    5/50 = 5 × 21/50 × 21 = 105/1050
  4. Add the two fractions:
    250/1050 + 105/1050 = 250 + 105/1050 = 355/1050
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 71/210

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