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Add 60/50 and 63/54

1st number: 1 10/50, 2nd number: 1 9/54

60/50 + 63/54 is 71/30.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 50 and 54 is 1350
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 50 × 27 = 1350,
    60/50 = 60 × 27/50 × 27 = 1620/1350
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 54 × 25 = 1350,
    63/54 = 63 × 25/54 × 25 = 1575/1350
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1620/1350 + 1575/1350 = 1620 + 1575/1350 = 3195/1350
  5. 3195/1350 simplified gives 71/30
  6. So, 60/50 + 63/54 = 71/30
    In mixed form: 211/30

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