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Add 24/35 and 50/42

1st number: 24/35, 2nd number: 1 8/42

24/35 + 50/42 is 197/105.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 35 and 42 is 210
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 6 = 210,
    24/35 = 24 × 6/35 × 6 = 144/210
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 42 × 5 = 210,
    50/42 = 50 × 5/42 × 5 = 250/210
  4. Add the two fractions:
    144/210 + 250/210 = 144 + 250/210 = 394/210
  5. 394/210 simplified gives 197/105
  6. So, 24/35 + 50/42 = 197/105
    In mixed form: 192/105

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