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Add 50/36 and 30/5

1st number: 1 14/36, 2nd number: 6 0/5

50/36 + 30/5 is 133/18.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 36 and 5 is 180
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 36 × 5 = 180,
    50/36 = 50 × 5/36 × 5 = 250/180
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 5 × 36 = 180,
    30/5 = 30 × 36/5 × 36 = 1080/180
  4. Add the two fractions:
    250/180 + 1080/180 = 250 + 1080/180 = 1330/180
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 133/18
  6. In mixed form: 77/18

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