Answers

Solutions by everydaycalculation.com

Everydaycalculation.com » Answers » Add fractions

Add 98/75 and 50/30

1st number: 1 23/75, 2nd number: 1 20/30

98/75 + 50/30 is 223/75.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 75 and 30 is 150
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 75 × 2 = 150,
    98/75 = 98 × 2/75 × 2 = 196/150
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 5 = 150,
    50/30 = 50 × 5/30 × 5 = 250/150
  4. Add the two fractions:
    196/150 + 250/150 = 196 + 250/150 = 446/150
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 223/75
  6. In mixed form: 273/75

Related:

Use fraction calculator with our all-in-one calculator app: Download for Android, Download for iOS

© everydaycalculation.com