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Add 5/7 and 25/50

5/7 + 25/50 is 17/14.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 7 and 50 is 350
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 50 = 350,
    5/7 = 5 × 50/7 × 50 = 250/350
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 7 = 350,
    25/50 = 25 × 7/50 × 7 = 175/350
  4. Add the two fractions:
    250/350 + 175/350 = 250 + 175/350 = 425/350
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 17/14
  6. In mixed form: 13/14

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