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Add 50/84 and 6/9

50/84 + 6/9 is 53/42.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 84 and 9 is 252
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 84 × 3 = 252,
    50/84 = 50 × 3/84 × 3 = 150/252
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 28 = 252,
    6/9 = 6 × 28/9 × 28 = 168/252
  4. Add the two fractions:
    150/252 + 168/252 = 150 + 168/252 = 318/252
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 53/42
  6. In mixed form: 111/42

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