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Add 54/50 and 56/60

1st number: 1 4/50, 2nd number: 56/60

54/50 + 56/60 is 151/75.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 50 and 60 is 300
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 50 × 6 = 300,
    54/50 = 54 × 6/50 × 6 = 324/300
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 5 = 300,
    56/60 = 56 × 5/60 × 5 = 280/300
  4. Add the two fractions:
    324/300 + 280/300 = 324 + 280/300 = 604/300
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 151/75
  6. In mixed form: 21/75

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