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Add 24/5 and 70/54

1st number: 4 4/5, 2nd number: 1 16/54

24/5 + 70/54 is 823/135.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 54 is 270
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 54 = 270,
    24/5 = 24 × 54/5 × 54 = 1296/270
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 54 × 5 = 270,
    70/54 = 70 × 5/54 × 5 = 350/270
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1296/270 + 350/270 = 1296 + 350/270 = 1646/270
  5. 1646/270 simplified gives 823/135
  6. So, 24/5 + 70/54 = 823/135
    In mixed form: 613/135

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