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Add 18/12 and 14/50

1st number: 1 6/12, 2nd number: 14/50

18/12 + 14/50 is 89/50.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 12 and 50 is 300
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 12 × 25 = 300,
    18/12 = 18 × 25/12 × 25 = 450/300
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 6 = 300,
    14/50 = 14 × 6/50 × 6 = 84/300
  4. Add the two fractions:
    450/300 + 84/300 = 450 + 84/300 = 534/300
  5. 534/300 simplified gives 89/50
  6. So, 18/12 + 14/50 = 89/50
    In mixed form: 139/50

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