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Add 3/50 and 20/49

3/50 + 20/49 is 1147/2450.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 50 and 49 is 2450
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 50 × 49 = 2450,
    3/50 = 3 × 49/50 × 49 = 147/2450
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 50 = 2450,
    20/49 = 20 × 50/49 × 50 = 1000/2450
  4. Add the two fractions:
    147/2450 + 1000/2450 = 147 + 1000/2450 = 1147/2450

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