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Add 7/15 and 50/36

1st number: 7/15, 2nd number: 1 14/36

7/15 + 50/36 is 167/90.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 15 and 36 is 180
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 15 × 12 = 180,
    7/15 = 7 × 12/15 × 12 = 84/180
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 36 × 5 = 180,
    50/36 = 50 × 5/36 × 5 = 250/180
  4. Add the two fractions:
    84/180 + 250/180 = 84 + 250/180 = 334/180
  5. 334/180 simplified gives 167/90
  6. So, 7/15 + 50/36 = 167/90
    In mixed form: 177/90

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