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Add 5/6 and 50/4

1st number: 5/6, 2nd number: 12 2/4

5/6 + 50/4 is 40/3.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 4 is 12
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 2 = 12,
    5/6 = 5 × 2/6 × 2 = 10/12
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 4 × 3 = 12,
    50/4 = 50 × 3/4 × 3 = 150/12
  4. Add the two fractions:
    10/12 + 150/12 = 10 + 150/12 = 160/12
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 40/3
  6. In mixed form: 131/3

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