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Add 24/12 and 7/36

1st number: 2 0/12, 2nd number: 7/36

24/12 + 7/36 is 79/36.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 12 and 36 is 36
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 12 × 3 = 36,
    24/12 = 24 × 3/12 × 3 = 72/36
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 36 × 1 = 36,
    7/36 = 7 × 1/36 × 1 = 7/36
  4. Add the two fractions:
    72/36 + 7/36 = 72 + 7/36 = 79/36
  5. So, 24/12 + 7/36 = 79/36
    In mixed form: 27/36

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