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Add 50/2 and 10/75

1st number: 25 0/2, 2nd number: 10/75

50/2 + 10/75 is 377/15.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 75 is 150
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 75 = 150,
    50/2 = 50 × 75/2 × 75 = 3750/150
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 75 × 2 = 150,
    10/75 = 10 × 2/75 × 2 = 20/150
  4. Add the two fractions:
    3750/150 + 20/150 = 3750 + 20/150 = 3770/150
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 377/15
  6. In mixed form: 252/15

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