Answers

Solutions by everydaycalculation.com

Everydaycalculation.com » Answers » Add fractions

Add 50/21 and 24/30

1st number: 2 8/21, 2nd number: 24/30

50/21 + 24/30 is 334/105.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 21 and 30 is 210
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 21 × 10 = 210,
    50/21 = 50 × 10/21 × 10 = 500/210
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 7 = 210,
    24/30 = 24 × 7/30 × 7 = 168/210
  4. Add the two fractions:
    500/210 + 168/210 = 500 + 168/210 = 668/210
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 334/105
  6. In mixed form: 319/105

Related:

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

© everydaycalculation.com