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Add 50/54 and 49/72

50/54 + 49/72 is 347/216.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 54 and 72 is 216
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 54 × 4 = 216,
    50/54 = 50 × 4/54 × 4 = 200/216
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 72 × 3 = 216,
    49/72 = 49 × 3/72 × 3 = 147/216
  4. Add the two fractions:
    200/216 + 147/216 = 200 + 147/216 = 347/216
  5. So, 50/54 + 49/72 = 347/216
    In mixed form: 1131/216

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