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Add 50/8 and 10/84

1st number: 6 2/8, 2nd number: 10/84

50/8 + 10/84 is 535/84.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 8 and 84 is 168
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 8 × 21 = 168,
    50/8 = 50 × 21/8 × 21 = 1050/168
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 84 × 2 = 168,
    10/84 = 10 × 2/84 × 2 = 20/168
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1050/168 + 20/168 = 1050 + 20/168 = 1070/168
  5. 1070/168 simplified gives 535/84
  6. So, 50/8 + 10/84 = 535/84
    In mixed form: 631/84

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