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Add 15/36 and 24/30

15/36 + 24/30 is 73/60.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 36 and 30 is 180
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 36 × 5 = 180,
    15/36 = 15 × 5/36 × 5 = 75/180
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 6 = 180,
    24/30 = 24 × 6/30 × 6 = 144/180
  4. Add the two fractions:
    75/180 + 144/180 = 75 + 144/180 = 219/180
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 73/60
  6. In mixed form: 113/60

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