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Add 50/84 and 18/27

50/84 + 18/27 is 53/42.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 84 and 27 is 756
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 84 × 9 = 756,
    50/84 = 50 × 9/84 × 9 = 450/756
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 28 = 756,
    18/27 = 18 × 28/27 × 28 = 504/756
  4. Add the two fractions:
    450/756 + 504/756 = 450 + 504/756 = 954/756
  5. 954/756 simplified gives 53/42
  6. So, 50/84 + 18/27 = 53/42
    In mixed form: 111/42

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