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Add 24/4 and 2/63

1st number: 6 0/4, 2nd number: 2/63

24/4 + 2/63 is 380/63.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 63 is 252
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 63 = 252,
    24/4 = 24 × 63/4 × 63 = 1512/252
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 63 × 4 = 252,
    2/63 = 2 × 4/63 × 4 = 8/252
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1512/252 + 8/252 = 1512 + 8/252 = 1520/252
  5. 1520/252 simplified gives 380/63
  6. So, 24/4 + 2/63 = 380/63
    In mixed form: 62/63

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