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Add 24/2 and 4/48

1st number: 12 0/2, 2nd number: 4/48

24/2 + 4/48 is 145/12.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 48 is 48
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 24 = 48,
    24/2 = 24 × 24/2 × 24 = 576/48
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 48 × 1 = 48,
    4/48 = 4 × 1/48 × 1 = 4/48
  4. Add the two fractions:
    576/48 + 4/48 = 576 + 4/48 = 580/48
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 145/12
  6. In mixed form: 121/12

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