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Add 24/2 and 4/24

1st number: 12 0/2, 2nd number: 4/24

24/2 + 4/24 is 73/6.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 24 is 24
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 12 = 24,
    24/2 = 24 × 12/2 × 12 = 288/24
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 1 = 24,
    4/24 = 4 × 1/24 × 1 = 4/24
  4. Add the two fractions:
    288/24 + 4/24 = 288 + 4/24 = 292/24
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 73/6
  6. In mixed form: 121/6

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