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Add 35/2 and 50/28

1st number: 17 1/2, 2nd number: 1 22/28

35/2 + 50/28 is 135/7.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 28 is 28
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 14 = 28,
    35/2 = 35 × 14/2 × 14 = 490/28
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 28 × 1 = 28,
    50/28 = 50 × 1/28 × 1 = 50/28
  4. Add the two fractions:
    490/28 + 50/28 = 490 + 50/28 = 540/28
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 135/7
  6. In mixed form: 192/7

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