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Add 50/10 and 7/12

1st number: 5 0/10, 2nd number: 7/12

50/10 + 7/12 is 67/12.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 12 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 6 = 60,
    50/10 = 50 × 6/10 × 6 = 300/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 12 × 5 = 60,
    7/12 = 7 × 5/12 × 5 = 35/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    300/60 + 35/60 = 300 + 35/60 = 335/60
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 67/12
  6. In mixed form: 57/12

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