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Add 50/14 and 1/6

1st number: 3 8/14, 2nd number: 1/6

50/14 + 1/6 is 157/42.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 6 is 42
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 3 = 42,
    50/14 = 50 × 3/14 × 3 = 150/42
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 7 = 42,
    1/6 = 1 × 7/6 × 7 = 7/42
  4. Add the two fractions:
    150/42 + 7/42 = 150 + 7/42 = 157/42
  5. In mixed form: 331/42

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