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Add 5/6 and 4/24

5/6 + 4/24 is 1/1.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 24 is 24
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 4 = 24,
    5/6 = 5 × 4/6 × 4 = 20/24
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 1 = 24,
    4/24 = 4 × 1/24 × 1 = 4/24
  4. Add the two fractions:
    20/24 + 4/24 = 20 + 4/24 = 24/24
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 1/1

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