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Add 50/2 and 18/60

1st number: 25 0/2, 2nd number: 18/60

50/2 + 18/60 is 253/10.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 60 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 30 = 60,
    50/2 = 50 × 30/2 × 30 = 1500/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 1 = 60,
    18/60 = 18 × 1/60 × 1 = 18/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1500/60 + 18/60 = 1500 + 18/60 = 1518/60
  5. 1518/60 simplified gives 253/10
  6. So, 50/2 + 18/60 = 253/10
    In mixed form: 253/10

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