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Add 1/35 and 16/50

1/35 + 16/50 is 61/175.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 35 and 50 is 350
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 10 = 350,
    1/35 = 1 × 10/35 × 10 = 10/350
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 7 = 350,
    16/50 = 16 × 7/50 × 7 = 112/350
  4. Add the two fractions:
    10/350 + 112/350 = 10 + 112/350 = 122/350
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 61/175

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