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Add 10/3 and 72/24

1st number: 3 1/3, 2nd number: 3 0/24

10/3 + 72/24 is 19/3.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 24 is 24
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 8 = 24,
    10/3 = 10 × 8/3 × 8 = 80/24
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 1 = 24,
    72/24 = 72 × 1/24 × 1 = 72/24
  4. Add the two fractions:
    80/24 + 72/24 = 80 + 72/24 = 152/24
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 19/3
  6. In mixed form: 61/3

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