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Add 14/10 and 30/24

1st number: 1 4/10, 2nd number: 1 6/24

14/10 + 30/24 is 53/20.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 24 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 12 = 120,
    14/10 = 14 × 12/10 × 12 = 168/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 5 = 120,
    30/24 = 30 × 5/24 × 5 = 150/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    168/120 + 150/120 = 168 + 150/120 = 318/120
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 53/20
  6. In mixed form: 213/20

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