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Add 50/14 and 24/60

1st number: 3 8/14, 2nd number: 24/60

50/14 + 24/60 is 139/35.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 60 is 420
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 30 = 420,
    50/14 = 50 × 30/14 × 30 = 1500/420
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 7 = 420,
    24/60 = 24 × 7/60 × 7 = 168/420
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1500/420 + 168/420 = 1500 + 168/420 = 1668/420
  5. 1668/420 simplified gives 139/35
  6. So, 50/14 + 24/60 = 139/35
    In mixed form: 334/35

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