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Add 5/50 and 6/60

5/50 + 6/60 is 1/5.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 50 and 60 is 300
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 50 × 6 = 300,
    5/50 = 5 × 6/50 × 6 = 30/300
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 5 = 300,
    6/60 = 6 × 5/60 × 5 = 30/300
  4. Add the two fractions:
    30/300 + 30/300 = 30 + 30/300 = 60/300
  5. 60/300 simplified gives 1/5
  6. So, 5/50 + 6/60 = 1/5

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