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Add 1/24 and 2/70

1/24 + 2/70 is 59/840.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 70 is 840
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 35 = 840,
    1/24 = 1 × 35/24 × 35 = 35/840
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 12 = 840,
    2/70 = 2 × 12/70 × 12 = 24/840
  4. Add the two fractions:
    35/840 + 24/840 = 35 + 24/840 = 59/840

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