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Add 18/24 and 98/60

1st number: 18/24, 2nd number: 1 38/60

18/24 + 98/60 is 143/60.

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,
    18/24 = 18 × 5/24 × 5 = 90/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 2 = 120,
    98/60 = 98 × 2/60 × 2 = 196/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    90/120 + 196/120 = 90 + 196/120 = 286/120
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 143/60
  6. In mixed form: 223/60

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