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Add 9/50 and 10/8

1st number: 9/50, 2nd number: 1 2/8

9/50 + 10/8 is 143/100.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 50 and 8 is 200
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 50 × 4 = 200,
    9/50 = 9 × 4/50 × 4 = 36/200
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 25 = 200,
    10/8 = 10 × 25/8 × 25 = 250/200
  4. Add the two fractions:
    36/200 + 250/200 = 36 + 250/200 = 286/200
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 143/100
  6. In mixed form: 143/100

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