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Add 16/35 and 98/50

1st number: 16/35, 2nd number: 1 48/50

16/35 + 98/50 is 423/175.

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,
    16/35 = 16 × 10/35 × 10 = 160/350
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 7 = 350,
    98/50 = 98 × 7/50 × 7 = 686/350
  4. Add the two fractions:
    160/350 + 686/350 = 160 + 686/350 = 846/350
  5. 846/350 simplified gives 423/175
  6. So, 16/35 + 98/50 = 423/175
    In mixed form: 273/175

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