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Add 6/25 and 8/50

6/25 + 8/50 is 2/5.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 25 and 50 is 50
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 25 × 2 = 50,
    6/25 = 6 × 2/25 × 2 = 12/50
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 1 = 50,
    8/50 = 8 × 1/50 × 1 = 8/50
  4. Add the two fractions:
    12/50 + 8/50 = 12 + 8/50 = 20/50
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 2/5

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