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Add 18/14 and 30/50

1st number: 1 4/14, 2nd number: 30/50

18/14 + 30/50 is 66/35.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 50 is 350
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 25 = 350,
    18/14 = 18 × 25/14 × 25 = 450/350
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 7 = 350,
    30/50 = 30 × 7/50 × 7 = 210/350
  4. Add the two fractions:
    450/350 + 210/350 = 450 + 210/350 = 660/350
  5. 660/350 simplified gives 66/35
  6. So, 18/14 + 30/50 = 66/35
    In mixed form: 131/35

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