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Add 24/4 and 9/18

1st number: 6 0/4, 2nd number: 9/18

24/4 + 9/18 is 13/2.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 18 is 36
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 9 = 36,
    24/4 = 24 × 9/4 × 9 = 216/36
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 18 × 2 = 36,
    9/18 = 9 × 2/18 × 2 = 18/36
  4. Add the two fractions:
    216/36 + 18/36 = 216 + 18/36 = 234/36
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 13/2
  6. In mixed form: 61/2

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