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Add 4/16 and 1/50

4/16 + 1/50 is 27/100.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 16 and 50 is 400
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 16 × 25 = 400,
    4/16 = 4 × 25/16 × 25 = 100/400
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 8 = 400,
    1/50 = 1 × 8/50 × 8 = 8/400
  4. Add the two fractions:
    100/400 + 8/400 = 100 + 8/400 = 108/400
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 27/100

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