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Add 54/5 and 72/50

1st number: 10 4/5, 2nd number: 1 22/50

54/5 + 72/50 is 306/25.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 50 is 50
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 10 = 50,
    54/5 = 54 × 10/5 × 10 = 540/50
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 1 = 50,
    72/50 = 72 × 1/50 × 1 = 72/50
  4. Add the two fractions:
    540/50 + 72/50 = 540 + 72/50 = 612/50
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 306/25
  6. In mixed form: 126/25

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