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Add 90/6 and 84/50

1st number: 15 0/6, 2nd number: 1 34/50

90/6 + 84/50 is 417/25.

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,
    90/6 = 90 × 25/6 × 25 = 2250/150
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 3 = 150,
    84/50 = 84 × 3/50 × 3 = 252/150
  4. Add the two fractions:
    2250/150 + 252/150 = 2250 + 252/150 = 2502/150
  5. 2502/150 simplified gives 417/25
  6. So, 90/6 + 84/50 = 417/25
    In mixed form: 1617/25

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