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Add 50/12 and 5/10

1st number: 4 2/12, 2nd number: 5/10

50/12 + 5/10 is 14/3.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 12 and 10 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 12 × 5 = 60,
    50/12 = 50 × 5/12 × 5 = 250/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 6 = 60,
    5/10 = 5 × 6/10 × 6 = 30/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    250/60 + 30/60 = 250 + 30/60 = 280/60
  5. 280/60 simplified gives 14/3
  6. So, 50/12 + 5/10 = 14/3
    In mixed form: 42/3

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