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24 + 36 is 11.

- Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:

LCM of 4 and 6 is**12**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 12 - For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 3 = 12,

24 = 2 × 34 × 3 = 612 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 2 = 12,

36 = 3 × 26 × 2 = 612 - Add the two like fractions:

612 + 612 = 6 + 612 = 1212 - 12/12 simplified gives 11
- So, 2/4 + 3/6 = 1/1

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