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1^{st} number: 25 0/2, 2^{nd} number: 2 0/25

502 + 5025 is 271.

- Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:

LCM of 2 and 25 is**50**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 50 - For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 25 = 50,

502 = 50 × 252 × 25 = 125050 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 25 × 2 = 50,

5025 = 50 × 225 × 2 = 10050 - Add the two like fractions:

125050 + 10050 = 1250 + 10050 = 135050 - 1350/50 simplified gives 271
- So, 50/2 + 50/25 = 27/1

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