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Add 50/2 and 2/28

1st number: 25 0/2, 2nd number: 2/28

50/2 + 2/28 is 351/14.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 28 is 28
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 14 = 28,
    50/2 = 50 × 14/2 × 14 = 700/28
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 28 × 1 = 28,
    2/28 = 2 × 1/28 × 1 = 2/28
  4. Add the two fractions:
    700/28 + 2/28 = 700 + 2/28 = 702/28
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 351/14
  6. In mixed form: 251/14

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