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Add 5/50 and 12/28

5/50 + 12/28 is 37/70.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 50 and 28 is 700
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 50 × 14 = 700,
    5/50 = 5 × 14/50 × 14 = 70/700
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 28 × 25 = 700,
    12/28 = 12 × 25/28 × 25 = 300/700
  4. Add the two fractions:
    70/700 + 300/700 = 70 + 300/700 = 370/700
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 37/70

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