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Add 2/54 and 36/24

1st number: 2/54, 2nd number: 1 12/24

2/54 + 36/24 is 83/54.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 54 and 24 is 216
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 54 × 4 = 216,
    2/54 = 2 × 4/54 × 4 = 8/216
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 9 = 216,
    36/24 = 36 × 9/24 × 9 = 324/216
  4. Add the two fractions:
    8/216 + 324/216 = 8 + 324/216 = 332/216
  5. 332/216 simplified gives 83/54
  6. So, 2/54 + 36/24 = 83/54
    In mixed form: 129/54

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