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Add 50/2 and 90/18

1st number: 25 0/2, 2nd number: 5 0/18

50/2 + 90/18 is 30/1.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 18 is 18
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 9 = 18,
    50/2 = 50 × 9/2 × 9 = 450/18
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 18 × 1 = 18,
    90/18 = 90 × 1/18 × 1 = 90/18
  4. Add the two fractions:
    450/18 + 90/18 = 450 + 90/18 = 540/18
  5. 540/18 simplified gives 30/1
  6. So, 50/2 + 90/18 = 30/1

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