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Add 54/50 and 50/40

1st number: 1 4/50, 2nd number: 1 10/40

54/50 + 50/40 is 233/100.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 50 and 40 is 200
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 50 × 4 = 200,
    54/50 = 54 × 4/50 × 4 = 216/200
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 40 × 5 = 200,
    50/40 = 50 × 5/40 × 5 = 250/200
  4. Add the two fractions:
    216/200 + 250/200 = 216 + 250/200 = 466/200
  5. 466/200 simplified gives 233/100
  6. So, 54/50 + 50/40 = 233/100
    In mixed form: 233/100

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