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Add 24/54 and 49/36

1st number: 24/54, 2nd number: 1 13/36

24/54 + 49/36 is 65/36.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 54 and 36 is 108
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 54 × 2 = 108,
    24/54 = 24 × 2/54 × 2 = 48/108
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 36 × 3 = 108,
    49/36 = 49 × 3/36 × 3 = 147/108
  4. Add the two fractions:
    48/108 + 147/108 = 48 + 147/108 = 195/108
  5. 195/108 simplified gives 65/36
  6. So, 24/54 + 49/36 = 65/36
    In mixed form: 129/36

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