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Add 15/84 and 24/10

1st number: 15/84, 2nd number: 2 4/10

15/84 + 24/10 is 361/140.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 84 and 10 is 420
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 84 × 5 = 420,
    15/84 = 15 × 5/84 × 5 = 75/420
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 42 = 420,
    24/10 = 24 × 42/10 × 42 = 1008/420
  4. Add the two fractions:
    75/420 + 1008/420 = 75 + 1008/420 = 1083/420
  5. 1083/420 simplified gives 361/140
  6. So, 15/84 + 24/10 = 361/140
    In mixed form: 281/140

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