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Add 50/2 and 27/14

1st number: 25 0/2, 2nd number: 1 13/14

50/2 + 27/14 is 377/14.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 14 is 14
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 7 = 14,
    50/2 = 50 × 7/2 × 7 = 350/14
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 14 × 1 = 14,
    27/14 = 27 × 1/14 × 1 = 27/14
  4. Add the two fractions:
    350/14 + 27/14 = 350 + 27/14 = 377/14
  5. In mixed form: 2613/14

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