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Add 50/2 and 15/84

1st number: 25 0/2, 2nd number: 15/84

50/2 + 15/84 is 705/28.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 84 is 84
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 42 = 84,
    50/2 = 50 × 42/2 × 42 = 2100/84
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 84 × 1 = 84,
    15/84 = 15 × 1/84 × 1 = 15/84
  4. Add the two fractions:
    2100/84 + 15/84 = 2100 + 15/84 = 2115/84
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 705/28
  6. In mixed form: 255/28

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