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Add 1/2 and 3/50

1/2 + 3/50 is 14/25.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 50 is 50
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 25 = 50,
    1/2 = 1 × 25/2 × 25 = 25/50
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 1 = 50,
    3/50 = 3 × 1/50 × 1 = 3/50
  4. Add the two fractions:
    25/50 + 3/50 = 25 + 3/50 = 28/50
  5. 28/50 simplified gives 14/25
  6. So, 1/2 + 3/50 = 14/25

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