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Add 10/45 and 2/50

10/45 + 2/50 is 59/225.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 45 and 50 is 450
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 45 × 10 = 450,
    10/45 = 10 × 10/45 × 10 = 100/450
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 9 = 450,
    2/50 = 2 × 9/50 × 9 = 18/450
  4. Add the two fractions:
    100/450 + 18/450 = 100 + 18/450 = 118/450
  5. 118/450 simplified gives 59/225
  6. So, 10/45 + 2/50 = 59/225

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