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Add 24/20 and 1/49

1st number: 1 4/20, 2nd number: 1/49

24/20 + 1/49 is 299/245.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 20 and 49 is 980
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 20 × 49 = 980,
    24/20 = 24 × 49/20 × 49 = 1176/980
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 20 = 980,
    1/49 = 1 × 20/49 × 20 = 20/980
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1176/980 + 20/980 = 1176 + 20/980 = 1196/980
  5. 1196/980 simplified gives 299/245
  6. So, 24/20 + 1/49 = 299/245
    In mixed form: 154/245

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