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Add 21/6 and 50/24

1st number: 3 3/6, 2nd number: 2 2/24

21/6 + 50/24 is 67/12.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 24 is 24
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 4 = 24,
    21/6 = 21 × 4/6 × 4 = 84/24
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 1 = 24,
    50/24 = 50 × 1/24 × 1 = 50/24
  4. Add the two fractions:
    84/24 + 50/24 = 84 + 50/24 = 134/24
  5. 134/24 simplified gives 67/12
  6. So, 21/6 + 50/24 = 67/12
    In mixed form: 57/12

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