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Add 49/28 and 81/50

1st number: 1 21/28, 2nd number: 1 31/50

49/28 + 81/50 is 337/100.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 28 and 50 is 700
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 28 × 25 = 700,
    49/28 = 49 × 25/28 × 25 = 1225/700
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 14 = 700,
    81/50 = 81 × 14/50 × 14 = 1134/700
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1225/700 + 1134/700 = 1225 + 1134/700 = 2359/700
  5. 2359/700 simplified gives 337/100
  6. So, 49/28 + 81/50 = 337/100
    In mixed form: 337/100

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