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Add 70/2 and 50/3

1st number: 35 0/2, 2nd number: 16 2/3

70/2 + 50/3 is 155/3.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 3 is 6
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 3 = 6,
    70/2 = 70 × 3/2 × 3 = 210/6
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 3 × 2 = 6,
    50/3 = 50 × 2/3 × 2 = 100/6
  4. Add the two fractions:
    210/6 + 100/6 = 210 + 100/6 = 310/6
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 155/3
  6. In mixed form: 512/3

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