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Add 18/12 and 10/24

1st number: 1 6/12, 2nd number: 10/24

18/12 + 10/24 is 23/12.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 12 and 24 is 24
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 12 × 2 = 24,
    18/12 = 18 × 2/12 × 2 = 36/24
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 1 = 24,
    10/24 = 10 × 1/24 × 1 = 10/24
  4. Add the two fractions:
    36/24 + 10/24 = 36 + 10/24 = 46/24
  5. 46/24 simplified gives 23/12
  6. So, 18/12 + 10/24 = 23/12
    In mixed form: 111/12

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