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Add 50/84 and 30/5

1st number: 50/84, 2nd number: 6 0/5

50/84 + 30/5 is 277/42.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 84 and 5 is 420
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 84 × 5 = 420,
    50/84 = 50 × 5/84 × 5 = 250/420
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 5 × 84 = 420,
    30/5 = 30 × 84/5 × 84 = 2520/420
  4. Add the two fractions:
    250/420 + 2520/420 = 250 + 2520/420 = 2770/420
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 277/42
  6. In mixed form: 625/42

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