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Add 24/56 and 30/18

1st number: 24/56, 2nd number: 1 12/18

24/56 + 30/18 is 44/21.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 56 and 18 is 504
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 56 × 9 = 504,
    24/56 = 24 × 9/56 × 9 = 216/504
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 18 × 28 = 504,
    30/18 = 30 × 28/18 × 28 = 840/504
  4. Add the two fractions:
    216/504 + 840/504 = 216 + 840/504 = 1056/504
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 44/21
  6. In mixed form: 22/21

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