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Add 50/6 and 49/16

1st number: 8 2/6, 2nd number: 3 1/16

50/6 + 49/16 is 547/48.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 16 is 48
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 8 = 48,
    50/6 = 50 × 8/6 × 8 = 400/48
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 16 × 3 = 48,
    49/16 = 49 × 3/16 × 3 = 147/48
  4. Add the two fractions:
    400/48 + 147/48 = 400 + 147/48 = 547/48
  5. In mixed form: 1119/48

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