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Add 50/20 and 50/25

1st number: 2 10/20, 2nd number: 2 0/25

50/20 + 50/25 is 9/2.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 20 and 25 is 100
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 20 × 5 = 100,
    50/20 = 50 × 5/20 × 5 = 250/100
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 25 × 4 = 100,
    50/25 = 50 × 4/25 × 4 = 200/100
  4. Add the two fractions:
    250/100 + 200/100 = 250 + 200/100 = 450/100
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 9/2
  6. In mixed form: 41/2

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