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Add 54/15 and 24/50

1st number: 3 9/15, 2nd number: 24/50

54/15 + 24/50 is 102/25.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 15 and 50 is 150
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 15 × 10 = 150,
    54/15 = 54 × 10/15 × 10 = 540/150
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 3 = 150,
    24/50 = 24 × 3/50 × 3 = 72/150
  4. Add the two fractions:
    540/150 + 72/150 = 540 + 72/150 = 612/150
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 102/25
  6. In mixed form: 42/25

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