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Add 15/30 and 14/50

15/30 + 14/50 is 39/50.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 30 and 50 is 150
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 30 × 5 = 150,
    15/30 = 15 × 5/30 × 5 = 75/150
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 3 = 150,
    14/50 = 14 × 3/50 × 3 = 42/150
  4. Add the two fractions:
    75/150 + 42/150 = 75 + 42/150 = 117/150
  5. 117/150 simplified gives 39/50
  6. So, 15/30 + 14/50 = 39/50

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