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Add 54/90 and 50/8

1st number: 54/90, 2nd number: 6 2/8

54/90 + 50/8 is 137/20.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 90 and 8 is 360
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 90 × 4 = 360,
    54/90 = 54 × 4/90 × 4 = 216/360
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 45 = 360,
    50/8 = 50 × 45/8 × 45 = 2250/360
  4. Add the two fractions:
    216/360 + 2250/360 = 216 + 2250/360 = 2466/360
  5. 2466/360 simplified gives 137/20
  6. So, 54/90 + 50/8 = 137/20
    In mixed form: 617/20

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