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Add 24/40 and 28/6

1st number: 24/40, 2nd number: 4 4/6

24/40 + 28/6 is 79/15.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 40 and 6 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 40 × 3 = 120,
    24/40 = 24 × 3/40 × 3 = 72/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 20 = 120,
    28/6 = 28 × 20/6 × 20 = 560/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    72/120 + 560/120 = 72 + 560/120 = 632/120
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 79/15
  6. In mixed form: 54/15

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