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Add 8/27 and 8/50

8/27 + 8/50 is 308/675.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 27 and 50 is 1350
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 27 × 50 = 1350,
    8/27 = 8 × 50/27 × 50 = 400/1350
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 27 = 1350,
    8/50 = 8 × 27/50 × 27 = 216/1350
  4. Add the two fractions:
    400/1350 + 216/1350 = 400 + 216/1350 = 616/1350
  5. 616/1350 simplified gives 308/675
  6. So, 8/27 + 8/50 = 308/675

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