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Add 9/50 and 5/12

9/50 + 5/12 is 179/300.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 50 and 12 is 300
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 50 × 6 = 300,
    9/50 = 9 × 6/50 × 6 = 54/300
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 12 × 25 = 300,
    5/12 = 5 × 25/12 × 25 = 125/300
  4. Add the two fractions:
    54/300 + 125/300 = 54 + 125/300 = 179/300
  5. So, 9/50 + 5/12 = 179/300

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