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Add 5/50 and 12/4

1st number: 5/50, 2nd number: 3 0/4

5/50 + 12/4 is 31/10.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 50 and 4 is 100
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 50 × 2 = 100,
    5/50 = 5 × 2/50 × 2 = 10/100
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 4 × 25 = 100,
    12/4 = 12 × 25/4 × 25 = 300/100
  4. Add the two fractions:
    10/100 + 300/100 = 10 + 300/100 = 310/100
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 31/10
  6. In mixed form: 31/10

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