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Add 50/42 and 50/25

1st number: 1 8/42, 2nd number: 2 0/25

50/42 + 50/25 is 67/21.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 42 and 25 is 1050
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 42 × 25 = 1050,
    50/42 = 50 × 25/42 × 25 = 1250/1050
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 25 × 42 = 1050,
    50/25 = 50 × 42/25 × 42 = 2100/1050
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1250/1050 + 2100/1050 = 1250 + 2100/1050 = 3350/1050
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 67/21
  6. In mixed form: 34/21

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