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Add 7/70 and 8/50

7/70 + 8/50 is 13/50.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 70 and 50 is 350
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 70 × 5 = 350,
    7/70 = 7 × 5/70 × 5 = 35/350
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 7 = 350,
    8/50 = 8 × 7/50 × 7 = 56/350
  4. Add the two fractions:
    35/350 + 56/350 = 35 + 56/350 = 91/350
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 13/50

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