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Add 4/2 and 7/50

1st number: 2 0/2, 2nd number: 7/50

4/2 + 7/50 is 107/50.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 50 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 50 × 1 = 50,
    7/50 = 7 × 1/50 × 1 = 7/50
  4. Add the two fractions:
    100/50 + 7/50 = 100 + 7/50 = 107/50
  5. In mixed form: 27/50

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