Solutions by everydaycalculation.com

1^{st} number: 2 5/10, 2^{nd} number: 40/50

2510 + 4050 is 3310.

- Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:

LCM of 10 and 50 is**50**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 50 - For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 5 = 50,

2510 = 25 × 510 × 5 = 12550 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 1 = 50,

4050 = 40 × 150 × 1 = 4050 - Add the two like fractions:

12550 + 4050 = 125 + 4050 = 16550 - 165/50 simplified gives 3310
- So, 25/10 + 40/50 = 33/10

In mixed form: 3310

MathStep (Works offline)

Download our mobile app and learn to work with fractions in your own time:

Android and iPhone/ iPad

Related: ^{50}/_{10}+^{40}/_{50} ^{25}/_{10}+^{80}/_{50} ^{25}/_{20}+^{40}/_{50} ^{75}/_{10}+^{40}/_{50} ^{25}/_{30}+^{40}/_{50} ^{25}/_{50}+^{40}/_{50} ^{25}/_{70}+^{40}/_{50}

© everydaycalculation.com