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Add 54/50 and 50/16

1st number: 1 4/50, 2nd number: 3 2/16

54/50 + 50/16 is 841/200.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 50 and 16 is 400
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 50 × 8 = 400,
    54/50 = 54 × 8/50 × 8 = 432/400
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 16 × 25 = 400,
    50/16 = 50 × 25/16 × 25 = 1250/400
  4. Add the two fractions:
    432/400 + 1250/400 = 432 + 1250/400 = 1682/400
  5. 1682/400 simplified gives 841/200
  6. So, 54/50 + 50/16 = 841/200
    In mixed form: 441/200

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