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Add 5/50 and 18/63

5/50 + 18/63 is 27/70.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 50 and 63 is 3150
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 50 × 63 = 3150,
    5/50 = 5 × 63/50 × 63 = 315/3150
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 63 × 50 = 3150,
    18/63 = 18 × 50/63 × 50 = 900/3150
  4. Add the two fractions:
    315/3150 + 900/3150 = 315 + 900/3150 = 1215/3150
  5. 1215/3150 simplified gives 27/70
  6. So, 5/50 + 18/63 = 27/70

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