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Add 8/9 and 8/50

8/9 + 8/50 is 236/225.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 9 and 50 is 450
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 9 × 50 = 450,
    8/9 = 8 × 50/9 × 50 = 400/450
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 9 = 450,
    8/50 = 8 × 9/50 × 9 = 72/450
  4. Add the two fractions:
    400/450 + 72/450 = 400 + 72/450 = 472/450
  5. 472/450 simplified gives 236/225
  6. So, 8/9 + 8/50 = 236/225
    In mixed form: 111/225

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