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Add 60/5 and 50/7

1st number: 12 0/5, 2nd number: 7 1/7

60/5 + 50/7 is 134/7.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 7 is 35
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 7 = 35,
    60/5 = 60 × 7/5 × 7 = 420/35
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 7 × 5 = 35,
    50/7 = 50 × 5/7 × 5 = 250/35
  4. Add the two fractions:
    420/35 + 250/35 = 420 + 250/35 = 670/35
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 134/7
  6. In mixed form: 191/7

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