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Add 1/6 and 70/50

1st number: 1/6, 2nd number: 1 20/50

1/6 + 70/50 is 47/30.

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,
    1/6 = 1 × 25/6 × 25 = 25/150
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 3 = 150,
    70/50 = 70 × 3/50 × 3 = 210/150
  4. Add the two fractions:
    25/150 + 210/150 = 25 + 210/150 = 235/150
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 47/30
  6. In mixed form: 117/30

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