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Add 24/10 and 10/56

1st number: 2 4/10, 2nd number: 10/56

24/10 + 10/56 is 361/140.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 56 is 280
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 28 = 280,
    24/10 = 24 × 28/10 × 28 = 672/280
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 5 = 280,
    10/56 = 10 × 5/56 × 5 = 50/280
  4. Add the two fractions:
    672/280 + 50/280 = 672 + 50/280 = 722/280
  5. 722/280 simplified gives 361/140
  6. So, 24/10 + 10/56 = 361/140
    In mixed form: 281/140

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