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Add 6/35 and 8/50

6/35 + 8/50 is 58/175.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 35 and 50 is 350
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 10 = 350,
    6/35 = 6 × 10/35 × 10 = 60/350
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 7 = 350,
    8/50 = 8 × 7/50 × 7 = 56/350
  4. Add the two fractions:
    60/350 + 56/350 = 60 + 56/350 = 116/350
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 58/175

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