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Add 24/10 and 4/8

1st number: 2 4/10, 2nd number: 4/8

24/10 + 4/8 is 29/10.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 8 is 40
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 4 = 40,
    24/10 = 24 × 4/10 × 4 = 96/40
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 5 = 40,
    4/8 = 4 × 5/8 × 5 = 20/40
  4. Add the two fractions:
    96/40 + 20/40 = 96 + 20/40 = 116/40
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 29/10
  6. In mixed form: 29/10

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