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Add 2/7 and 9/24

2/7 + 9/24 is 37/56.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 7 and 24 is 168
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 24 = 168,
    2/7 = 2 × 24/7 × 24 = 48/168
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 7 = 168,
    9/24 = 9 × 7/24 × 7 = 63/168
  4. Add the two fractions:
    48/168 + 63/168 = 48 + 63/168 = 111/168
  5. 111/168 simplified gives 37/56
  6. So, 2/7 + 9/24 = 37/56

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