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Add 8/25 and 50/56

8/25 + 50/56 is 849/700.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 25 and 56 is 1400
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 25 × 56 = 1400,
    8/25 = 8 × 56/25 × 56 = 448/1400
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 25 = 1400,
    50/56 = 50 × 25/56 × 25 = 1250/1400
  4. Add the two fractions:
    448/1400 + 1250/1400 = 448 + 1250/1400 = 1698/1400
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 849/700
  6. In mixed form: 1149/700

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