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Add 24/4 and 5/49

1st number: 6 0/4, 2nd number: 5/49

24/4 + 5/49 is 299/49.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 49 is 196
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 49 = 196,
    24/4 = 24 × 49/4 × 49 = 1176/196
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 4 = 196,
    5/49 = 5 × 4/49 × 4 = 20/196
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1176/196 + 20/196 = 1176 + 20/196 = 1196/196
  5. 1196/196 simplified gives 299/49
  6. So, 24/4 + 5/49 = 299/49
    In mixed form: 65/49

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