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Add 24/3 and 35/84

1st number: 8 0/3, 2nd number: 35/84

24/3 + 35/84 is 101/12.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 84 is 84
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 28 = 84,
    24/3 = 24 × 28/3 × 28 = 672/84
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 84 × 1 = 84,
    35/84 = 35 × 1/84 × 1 = 35/84
  4. Add the two fractions:
    672/84 + 35/84 = 672 + 35/84 = 707/84
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 101/12
  6. In mixed form: 85/12

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