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Add 14/4 and 30/24

1st number: 3 2/4, 2nd number: 1 6/24

14/4 + 30/24 is 19/4.

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,
    14/4 = 14 × 6/4 × 6 = 84/24
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 1 = 24,
    30/24 = 30 × 1/24 × 1 = 30/24
  4. Add the two fractions:
    84/24 + 30/24 = 84 + 30/24 = 114/24
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 19/4
  6. In mixed form: 43/4

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