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Add 50/5 and 2/27

1st number: 10 0/5, 2nd number: 2/27

50/5 + 2/27 is 272/27.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 27 is 135
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 27 = 135,
    50/5 = 50 × 27/5 × 27 = 1350/135
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 5 = 135,
    2/27 = 2 × 5/27 × 5 = 10/135
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1350/135 + 10/135 = 1350 + 10/135 = 1360/135
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 272/27
  6. In mixed form: 102/27

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