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Add 42/6 and 7/50

1st number: 7 0/6, 2nd number: 7/50

42/6 + 7/50 is 357/50.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 50 is 150
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 25 = 150,
    42/6 = 42 × 25/6 × 25 = 1050/150
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 3 = 150,
    7/50 = 7 × 3/50 × 3 = 21/150
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1050/150 + 21/150 = 1050 + 21/150 = 1071/150
  5. 1071/150 simplified gives 357/50
  6. So, 42/6 + 7/50 = 357/50
    In mixed form: 77/50

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