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Add 2/12 and 8/25

2/12 + 8/25 is 73/150.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 12 and 25 is 300
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 12 × 25 = 300,
    2/12 = 2 × 25/12 × 25 = 50/300
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 25 × 12 = 300,
    8/25 = 8 × 12/25 × 12 = 96/300
  4. Add the two fractions:
    50/300 + 96/300 = 50 + 96/300 = 146/300
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 73/150

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