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Add 50/10 and 9/20

1st number: 5 0/10, 2nd number: 9/20

50/10 + 9/20 is 109/20.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 20 is 20

    Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 20
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 2 = 20,
    50/10 = 50 × 2/10 × 2 = 100/20
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 20 × 1 = 20,
    9/20 = 9 × 1/20 × 1 = 9/20
  4. Add the two like fractions:
    100/20 + 9/20 = 100 + 9/20 = 109/20
  5. So, 50/10 + 9/20 = 109/20
    In mixed form: 59/20

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