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Add 25/50 and 60/12

1st number: 25/50, 2nd number: 5 0/12

25/50 + 60/12 is 11/2.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 50 and 12 is 300
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 50 × 6 = 300,
    25/50 = 25 × 6/50 × 6 = 150/300
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 12 × 25 = 300,
    60/12 = 60 × 25/12 × 25 = 1500/300
  4. Add the two fractions:
    150/300 + 1500/300 = 150 + 1500/300 = 1650/300
  5. 1650/300 simplified gives 11/2
  6. So, 25/50 + 60/12 = 11/2
    In mixed form: 51/2

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