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Add 9/27 and 5/50

9/27 + 5/50 is 13/30.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 27 and 50 is 1350
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 27 × 50 = 1350,
    9/27 = 9 × 50/27 × 50 = 450/1350
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 27 = 1350,
    5/50 = 5 × 27/50 × 27 = 135/1350
  4. Add the two fractions:
    450/1350 + 135/1350 = 450 + 135/1350 = 585/1350
  5. 585/1350 simplified gives 13/30
  6. So, 9/27 + 5/50 = 13/30

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