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Add 50/54 and 20/36

50/54 + 20/36 is 40/27.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 54 and 36 is 108
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 54 × 2 = 108,
    50/54 = 50 × 2/54 × 2 = 100/108
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 36 × 3 = 108,
    20/36 = 20 × 3/36 × 3 = 60/108
  4. Add the two fractions:
    100/108 + 60/108 = 100 + 60/108 = 160/108
  5. 160/108 simplified gives 40/27
  6. So, 50/54 + 20/36 = 40/27
    In mixed form: 113/27

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