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Add 50/6 and 42/28

1st number: 8 2/6, 2nd number: 1 14/28

50/6 + 42/28 is 59/6.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 28 is 84
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 14 = 84,
    50/6 = 50 × 14/6 × 14 = 700/84
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 28 × 3 = 84,
    42/28 = 42 × 3/28 × 3 = 126/84
  4. Add the two fractions:
    700/84 + 126/84 = 700 + 126/84 = 826/84
  5. 826/84 simplified gives 59/6
  6. So, 50/6 + 42/28 = 59/6
    In mixed form: 95/6

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