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Add 24/5 and 50/18

1st number: 4 4/5, 2nd number: 2 14/18

24/5 + 50/18 is 341/45.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 18 is 90
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 18 = 90,
    24/5 = 24 × 18/5 × 18 = 432/90
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 18 × 5 = 90,
    50/18 = 50 × 5/18 × 5 = 250/90
  4. Add the two fractions:
    432/90 + 250/90 = 432 + 250/90 = 682/90
  5. 682/90 simplified gives 341/45
  6. So, 24/5 + 50/18 = 341/45
    In mixed form: 726/45

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