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Add 24/50 and 30/49

24/50 + 30/49 is 1338/1225.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 50 and 49 is 2450

    Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 2450
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 50 × 49 = 2450,
    24/50 = 24 × 49/50 × 49 = 1176/2450
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 50 = 2450,
    30/49 = 30 × 50/49 × 50 = 1500/2450
  4. Add the two like fractions:
    1176/2450 + 1500/2450 = 1176 + 1500/2450 = 2676/2450
  5. 2676/2450 simplified gives 1338/1225
  6. So, 24/50 + 30/49 = 1338/1225
    In mixed form: 1113/1225

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