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Add 50/3 and 25/24

1st number: 16 2/3, 2nd number: 1 1/24

50/3 + 25/24 is 425/24.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 24 is 24
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 8 = 24,
    50/3 = 50 × 8/3 × 8 = 400/24
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 1 = 24,
    25/24 = 25 × 1/24 × 1 = 25/24
  4. Add the two fractions:
    400/24 + 25/24 = 400 + 25/24 = 425/24
  5. So, 50/3 + 25/24 = 425/24
    In mixed form: 1717/24

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