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Add 1/24 and 2/60

1/24 + 2/60 is 3/40.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 60 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 5 = 120,
    1/24 = 1 × 5/24 × 5 = 5/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 2 = 120,
    2/60 = 2 × 2/60 × 2 = 4/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    5/120 + 4/120 = 5 + 4/120 = 9/120
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 3/40

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