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Add 24/3 and 10/4

1st number: 8 0/3, 2nd number: 2 2/4

24/3 + 10/4 is 21/2.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 4 is 12
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 4 = 12,
    24/3 = 24 × 4/3 × 4 = 96/12
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 4 × 3 = 12,
    10/4 = 10 × 3/4 × 3 = 30/12
  4. Add the two fractions:
    96/12 + 30/12 = 96 + 30/12 = 126/12
  5. 126/12 simplified gives 21/2
  6. So, 24/3 + 10/4 = 21/2
    In mixed form: 101/2

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