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Add 50/14 and 7/18

1st number: 3 8/14, 2nd number: 7/18

50/14 + 7/18 is 499/126.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 18 is 126
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 9 = 126,
    50/14 = 50 × 9/14 × 9 = 450/126
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 18 × 7 = 126,
    7/18 = 7 × 7/18 × 7 = 49/126
  4. Add the two fractions:
    450/126 + 49/126 = 450 + 49/126 = 499/126
  5. So, 50/14 + 7/18 = 499/126
    In mixed form: 3121/126

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