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Add 54/50 and 25/28

1st number: 1 4/50, 2nd number: 25/28

54/50 + 25/28 is 1381/700.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 50 and 28 is 700
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 50 × 14 = 700,
    54/50 = 54 × 14/50 × 14 = 756/700
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 28 × 25 = 700,
    25/28 = 25 × 25/28 × 25 = 625/700
  4. Add the two fractions:
    756/700 + 625/700 = 756 + 625/700 = 1381/700
  5. In mixed form: 1681/700

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