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Add 4/14 and 50/8

1st number: 4/14, 2nd number: 6 2/8

4/14 + 50/8 is 183/28.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 8 is 56
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 4 = 56,
    4/14 = 4 × 4/14 × 4 = 16/56
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 7 = 56,
    50/8 = 50 × 7/8 × 7 = 350/56
  4. Add the two fractions:
    16/56 + 350/56 = 16 + 350/56 = 366/56
  5. 366/56 simplified gives 183/28
  6. So, 4/14 + 50/8 = 183/28
    In mixed form: 615/28

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