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Add 14/2 and 60/24

1st number: 7 0/2, 2nd number: 2 12/24

14/2 + 60/24 is 19/2.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 24 is 24
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 12 = 24,
    14/2 = 14 × 12/2 × 12 = 168/24
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 1 = 24,
    60/24 = 60 × 1/24 × 1 = 60/24
  4. Add the two fractions:
    168/24 + 60/24 = 168 + 60/24 = 228/24
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 19/2
  6. In mixed form: 91/2

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