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Add 15/24 and 6/60

15/24 + 6/60 is 29/40.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 60 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 5 = 120,
    15/24 = 15 × 5/24 × 5 = 75/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 2 = 120,
    6/60 = 6 × 2/60 × 2 = 12/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    75/120 + 12/120 = 75 + 12/120 = 87/120
  5. 87/120 simplified gives 29/40
  6. So, 15/24 + 6/60 = 29/40

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