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Add 25/50 and 20/10

1st number: 25/50, 2nd number: 2 0/10

25/50 + 20/10 is 5/2.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 50 and 10 is 50

    Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 50
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 50 × 1 = 50,
    25/50 = 25 × 1/50 × 1 = 25/50
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 5 = 50,
    20/10 = 20 × 5/10 × 5 = 100/50
  4. Add the two like fractions:
    25/50 + 100/50 = 25 + 100/50 = 125/50
  5. 125/50 simplified gives 5/2
  6. So, 25/50 + 20/10 = 5/2
    In mixed form: 21/2

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