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Add 24/45 and 7/84

24/45 + 7/84 is 37/60.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 45 and 84 is 1260
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 45 × 28 = 1260,
    24/45 = 24 × 28/45 × 28 = 672/1260
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 84 × 15 = 1260,
    7/84 = 7 × 15/84 × 15 = 105/1260
  4. Add the two fractions:
    672/1260 + 105/1260 = 672 + 105/1260 = 777/1260
  5. 777/1260 simplified gives 37/60
  6. So, 24/45 + 7/84 = 37/60

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