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Add 50/14 and 18/30

1st number: 3 8/14, 2nd number: 18/30

50/14 + 18/30 is 146/35.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 30 is 210
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 15 = 210,
    50/14 = 50 × 15/14 × 15 = 750/210
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 7 = 210,
    18/30 = 18 × 7/30 × 7 = 126/210
  4. Add the two fractions:
    750/210 + 126/210 = 750 + 126/210 = 876/210
  5. 876/210 simplified gives 146/35
  6. So, 50/14 + 18/30 = 146/35
    In mixed form: 46/35

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