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Add 8/50 and 18/7

1st number: 8/50, 2nd number: 2 4/7

8/50 + 18/7 is 478/175.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 50 and 7 is 350
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 50 × 7 = 350,
    8/50 = 8 × 7/50 × 7 = 56/350
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 7 × 50 = 350,
    18/7 = 18 × 50/7 × 50 = 900/350
  4. Add the two fractions:
    56/350 + 900/350 = 56 + 900/350 = 956/350
  5. 956/350 simplified gives 478/175
  6. So, 8/50 + 18/7 = 478/175
    In mixed form: 2128/175

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