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Add 10/12 and 50/3

1st number: 10/12, 2nd number: 16 2/3

10/12 + 50/3 is 35/2.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 12 and 3 is 12
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 12 × 1 = 12,
    10/12 = 10 × 1/12 × 1 = 10/12
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 3 × 4 = 12,
    50/3 = 50 × 4/3 × 4 = 200/12
  4. Add the two fractions:
    10/12 + 200/12 = 10 + 200/12 = 210/12
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 35/2
  6. In mixed form: 171/2

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