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Add 75/50 and 30/28

1st number: 1 25/50, 2nd number: 1 2/28

75/50 + 30/28 is 18/7.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 50 and 28 is 700
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 50 × 14 = 700,
    75/50 = 75 × 14/50 × 14 = 1050/700
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 28 × 25 = 700,
    30/28 = 30 × 25/28 × 25 = 750/700
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1050/700 + 750/700 = 1050 + 750/700 = 1800/700
  5. 1800/700 simplified gives 18/7
  6. So, 75/50 + 30/28 = 18/7
    In mixed form: 24/7

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