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Add 18/50 and 98/60

1st number: 18/50, 2nd number: 1 38/60

18/50 + 98/60 is 299/150.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 50 and 60 is 300
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 50 × 6 = 300,
    18/50 = 18 × 6/50 × 6 = 108/300
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 5 = 300,
    98/60 = 98 × 5/60 × 5 = 490/300
  4. Add the two fractions:
    108/300 + 490/300 = 108 + 490/300 = 598/300
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 299/150
  6. In mixed form: 1149/150

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