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Add 8/50 and 75/16

1st number: 8/50, 2nd number: 4 11/16

8/50 + 75/16 is 1939/400.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 50 and 16 is 400
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 50 × 8 = 400,
    8/50 = 8 × 8/50 × 8 = 64/400
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 16 × 25 = 400,
    75/16 = 75 × 25/16 × 25 = 1875/400
  4. Add the two fractions:
    64/400 + 1875/400 = 64 + 1875/400 = 1939/400
  5. In mixed form: 4339/400

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