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Add 50/60 and 2/10

50/60 + 2/10 is 31/30.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 60 and 10 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 60 × 1 = 60,
    50/60 = 50 × 1/60 × 1 = 50/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 6 = 60,
    2/10 = 2 × 6/10 × 6 = 12/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    50/60 + 12/60 = 50 + 12/60 = 62/60
  5. 62/60 simplified gives 31/30
  6. So, 50/60 + 2/10 = 31/30
    In mixed form: 11/30

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