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Add 72/50 and 5/28

1st number: 1 22/50, 2nd number: 5/28

72/50 + 5/28 is 1133/700.

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,
    72/50 = 72 × 14/50 × 14 = 1008/700
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 28 × 25 = 700,
    5/28 = 5 × 25/28 × 25 = 125/700
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1008/700 + 125/700 = 1008 + 125/700 = 1133/700
  5. In mixed form: 1433/700

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