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Add 12/5 and 24/90

1st number: 2 2/5, 2nd number: 24/90

12/5 + 24/90 is 8/3.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 90 is 90
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 18 = 90,
    12/5 = 12 × 18/5 × 18 = 216/90
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 90 × 1 = 90,
    24/90 = 24 × 1/90 × 1 = 24/90
  4. Add the two fractions:
    216/90 + 24/90 = 216 + 24/90 = 240/90
  5. 240/90 simplified gives 8/3
  6. So, 12/5 + 24/90 = 8/3
    In mixed form: 22/3

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