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Add 8/3 and 35/50

1st number: 2 2/3, 2nd number: 35/50

8/3 + 35/50 is 101/30.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 50 is 150
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 50 = 150,
    8/3 = 8 × 50/3 × 50 = 400/150
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 3 = 150,
    35/50 = 35 × 3/50 × 3 = 105/150
  4. Add the two fractions:
    400/150 + 105/150 = 400 + 105/150 = 505/150
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 101/30
  6. In mixed form: 311/30

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