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Add 8/6 and 8/50

1st number: 1 2/6, 2nd number: 8/50

8/6 + 8/50 is 112/75.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 50 is 150
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 25 = 150,
    8/6 = 8 × 25/6 × 25 = 200/150
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 3 = 150,
    8/50 = 8 × 3/50 × 3 = 24/150
  4. Add the two fractions:
    200/150 + 24/150 = 200 + 24/150 = 224/150
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 112/75
  6. In mixed form: 137/75

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