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Add 18/10 and 24/50

1st number: 1 8/10, 2nd number: 24/50

18/10 + 24/50 is 57/25.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 50 is 50
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 5 = 50,
    18/10 = 18 × 5/10 × 5 = 90/50
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 1 = 50,
    24/50 = 24 × 1/50 × 1 = 24/50
  4. Add the two fractions:
    90/50 + 24/50 = 90 + 24/50 = 114/50
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 57/25
  6. In mixed form: 27/25

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