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Add 8/84 and 24/50

8/84 + 24/50 is 302/525.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 84 and 50 is 2100
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 84 × 25 = 2100,
    8/84 = 8 × 25/84 × 25 = 200/2100
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 42 = 2100,
    24/50 = 24 × 42/50 × 42 = 1008/2100
  4. Add the two fractions:
    200/2100 + 1008/2100 = 200 + 1008/2100 = 1208/2100
  5. 1208/2100 simplified gives 302/525
  6. So, 8/84 + 24/50 = 302/525

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