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Add 10/24 and 42/6

1st number: 10/24, 2nd number: 7 0/6

10/24 + 42/6 is 89/12.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 6 is 24
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 1 = 24,
    10/24 = 10 × 1/24 × 1 = 10/24
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 4 = 24,
    42/6 = 42 × 4/6 × 4 = 168/24
  4. Add the two fractions:
    10/24 + 168/24 = 10 + 168/24 = 178/24
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 89/12
  6. In mixed form: 75/12

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