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Add 1/6 and 60/24

1st number: 1/6, 2nd number: 2 12/24

1/6 + 60/24 is 8/3.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 24 is 24
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 4 = 24,
    1/6 = 1 × 4/6 × 4 = 4/24
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 1 = 24,
    60/24 = 60 × 1/24 × 1 = 60/24
  4. Add the two fractions:
    4/24 + 60/24 = 4 + 60/24 = 64/24
  5. 64/24 simplified gives 8/3
  6. So, 1/6 + 60/24 = 8/3
    In mixed form: 22/3

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