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Add 50/30 and 54/10

1st number: 1 20/30, 2nd number: 5 4/10

50/30 + 54/10 is 106/15.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 30 and 10 is 30

    Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 30 × 1 = 30,
    50/30 = 50 × 1/30 × 1 = 50/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 3 = 30,
    54/10 = 54 × 3/10 × 3 = 162/30
  4. Add the two like fractions:
    50/30 + 162/30 = 50 + 162/30 = 212/30
  5. 212/30 simplified gives 106/15
  6. So, 50/30 + 54/10 = 106/15
    In mixed form: 71/15

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