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Add 50/7 and 14/18

1st number: 7 1/7, 2nd number: 14/18

50/7 + 14/18 is 499/63.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 7 and 18 is 126
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 18 = 126,
    50/7 = 50 × 18/7 × 18 = 900/126
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 18 × 7 = 126,
    14/18 = 14 × 7/18 × 7 = 98/126
  4. Add the two fractions:
    900/126 + 98/126 = 900 + 98/126 = 998/126
  5. 998/126 simplified gives 499/63
  6. So, 50/7 + 14/18 = 499/63
    In mixed form: 758/63

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