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Add 18/24 and 10/8

1st number: 18/24, 2nd number: 1 2/8

18/24 + 10/8 is 2/1.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 8 is 24
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 1 = 24,
    18/24 = 18 × 1/24 × 1 = 18/24
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 3 = 24,
    10/8 = 10 × 3/8 × 3 = 30/24
  4. Add the two fractions:
    18/24 + 30/24 = 18 + 30/24 = 48/24
  5. 48/24 simplified gives 2/1
  6. So, 18/24 + 10/8 = 2/1

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