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Add 50/75 and 27/90

50/75 + 27/90 is 29/30.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 75 and 90 is 450

    Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 450
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 75 × 6 = 450,
    50/75 = 50 × 6/75 × 6 = 300/450
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 90 × 5 = 450,
    27/90 = 27 × 5/90 × 5 = 135/450
  4. Add the two like fractions:
    300/450 + 135/450 = 300 + 135/450 = 435/450
  5. 435/450 simplified gives 29/30
  6. So, 50/75 + 27/90 = 29/30

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