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Add 63/50 and 12/14

1st number: 1 13/50, 2nd number: 12/14

63/50 + 12/14 is 741/350.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 50 and 14 is 350
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 50 × 7 = 350,
    63/50 = 63 × 7/50 × 7 = 441/350
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 14 × 25 = 350,
    12/14 = 12 × 25/14 × 25 = 300/350
  4. Add the two fractions:
    441/350 + 300/350 = 441 + 300/350 = 741/350
  5. In mixed form: 241/350

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