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Add 10/4 and 2/24

1st number: 2 2/4, 2nd number: 2/24

10/4 + 2/24 is 31/12.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 24 is 24
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 6 = 24,
    10/4 = 10 × 6/4 × 6 = 60/24
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 1 = 24,
    2/24 = 2 × 1/24 × 1 = 2/24
  4. Add the two fractions:
    60/24 + 2/24 = 60 + 2/24 = 62/24
  5. 62/24 simplified gives 31/12
  6. So, 10/4 + 2/24 = 31/12
    In mixed form: 27/12

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