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Add 50/90 and 49/48

1st number: 50/90, 2nd number: 1 1/48

50/90 + 49/48 is 227/144.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 90 and 48 is 720
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 90 × 8 = 720,
    50/90 = 50 × 8/90 × 8 = 400/720
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 48 × 15 = 720,
    49/48 = 49 × 15/48 × 15 = 735/720
  4. Add the two fractions:
    400/720 + 735/720 = 400 + 735/720 = 1135/720
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 227/144
  6. In mixed form: 183/144

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