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Add 1/15 and 60/24

1st number: 1/15, 2nd number: 2 12/24

1/15 + 60/24 is 77/30.

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,
    60/24 = 60 × 5/24 × 5 = 300/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    8/120 + 300/120 = 8 + 300/120 = 308/120
  5. 308/120 simplified gives 77/30
  6. So, 1/15 + 60/24 = 77/30
    In mixed form: 217/30

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