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Add 2/18 and 15/50

2/18 + 15/50 is 37/90.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 18 and 50 is 450
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 18 × 25 = 450,
    2/18 = 2 × 25/18 × 25 = 50/450
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 9 = 450,
    15/50 = 15 × 9/50 × 9 = 135/450
  4. Add the two fractions:
    50/450 + 135/450 = 50 + 135/450 = 185/450
  5. 185/450 simplified gives 37/90
  6. So, 2/18 + 15/50 = 37/90

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