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Add 1/15 and 4/24

1/15 + 4/24 is 7/30.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 15 and 24 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 15 × 8 = 120,
    1/15 = 1 × 8/15 × 8 = 8/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 5 = 120,
    4/24 = 4 × 5/24 × 5 = 20/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    8/120 + 20/120 = 8 + 20/120 = 28/120
  5. 28/120 simplified gives 7/30
  6. So, 1/15 + 4/24 = 7/30

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