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Add 50/12 and 8/10

1st number: 4 2/12, 2nd number: 8/10

50/12 + 8/10 is 149/30.

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,
    8/10 = 8 × 6/10 × 6 = 48/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    250/60 + 48/60 = 250 + 48/60 = 298/60
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 149/30
  6. In mixed form: 429/30

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