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Add 50/20 and 10/50

1st number: 2 10/20, 2nd number: 10/50

50/20 + 10/50 is 27/10.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 20 and 50 is 100
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 20 × 5 = 100,
    50/20 = 50 × 5/20 × 5 = 250/100
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 2 = 100,
    10/50 = 10 × 2/50 × 2 = 20/100
  4. Add the two fractions:
    250/100 + 20/100 = 250 + 20/100 = 270/100
  5. 270/100 simplified gives 27/10
  6. So, 50/20 + 10/50 = 27/10
    In mixed form: 27/10

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