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Add 1/24 and 75/8

1st number: 1/24, 2nd number: 9 3/8

1/24 + 75/8 is 113/12.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 8 is 24

    Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 24
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 1 = 24,
    1/24 = 1 × 1/24 × 1 = 1/24
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 3 = 24,
    75/8 = 75 × 3/8 × 3 = 225/24
  4. Add the two like fractions:
    1/24 + 225/24 = 1 + 225/24 = 226/24
  5. 226/24 simplified gives 113/12
  6. So, 1/24 + 75/8 = 113/12
    In mixed form: 95/12

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