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Add 24/2 and 2/4

1st number: 12 0/2, 2nd number: 2/4

24/2 + 2/4 is 25/2.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 4 is 4
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 2 = 4,
    24/2 = 24 × 2/2 × 2 = 48/4
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 4 × 1 = 4,
    2/4 = 2 × 1/4 × 1 = 2/4
  4. Add the two fractions:
    48/4 + 2/4 = 48 + 2/4 = 50/4
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 25/2
  6. In mixed form: 121/2

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