Answers

Solutions by everydaycalculation.com

Everydaycalculation.com » Answers » Add fractions

Add 50/2 and 18/14

1st number: 25 0/2, 2nd number: 1 4/14

50/2 + 18/14 is 184/7.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 14 is 14
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 7 = 14,
    50/2 = 50 × 7/2 × 7 = 350/14
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 14 × 1 = 14,
    18/14 = 18 × 1/14 × 1 = 18/14
  4. Add the two fractions:
    350/14 + 18/14 = 350 + 18/14 = 368/14
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 184/7
  6. In mixed form: 262/7

Related:

Use fraction calculator with our all-in-one calculator app: Download for Android, Download for iOS

© everydaycalculation.com