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Add 4/2 and 21/25

1st number: 2 0/2, 2nd number: 21/25

4/2 + 21/25 is 71/25.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 25 is 50
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 25 = 50,
    4/2 = 4 × 25/2 × 25 = 100/50
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 25 × 2 = 50,
    21/25 = 21 × 2/25 × 2 = 42/50
  4. Add the two fractions:
    100/50 + 42/50 = 100 + 42/50 = 142/50
  5. 142/50 simplified gives 71/25
  6. So, 4/2 + 21/25 = 71/25
    In mixed form: 221/25

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