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Add 70/12 and 5/50

1st number: 5 10/12, 2nd number: 5/50

70/12 + 5/50 is 89/15.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 12 and 50 is 300
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 12 × 25 = 300,
    70/12 = 70 × 25/12 × 25 = 1750/300
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 6 = 300,
    5/50 = 5 × 6/50 × 6 = 30/300
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1750/300 + 30/300 = 1750 + 30/300 = 1780/300
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 89/15
  6. In mixed form: 514/15

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