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Add 5/49 and 5/10

5/49 + 5/10 is 59/98.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 49 and 10 is 490
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 49 × 10 = 490,
    5/49 = 5 × 10/49 × 10 = 50/490
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 49 = 490,
    5/10 = 5 × 49/10 × 49 = 245/490
  4. Add the two fractions:
    50/490 + 245/490 = 50 + 245/490 = 295/490
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 59/98

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