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Add 50/54 and 20/18

1st number: 50/54, 2nd number: 1 2/18

50/54 + 20/18 is 55/27.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 54 and 18 is 54
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 54 × 1 = 54,
    50/54 = 50 × 1/54 × 1 = 50/54
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 18 × 3 = 54,
    20/18 = 20 × 3/18 × 3 = 60/54
  4. Add the two fractions:
    50/54 + 60/54 = 50 + 60/54 = 110/54
  5. 110/54 simplified gives 55/27
  6. So, 50/54 + 20/18 = 55/27
    In mixed form: 21/27

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