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Add 24/6 and 18/24

1st number: 4 0/6, 2nd number: 18/24

24/6 + 18/24 is 19/4.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 24 is 24
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 4 = 24,
    24/6 = 24 × 4/6 × 4 = 96/24
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 1 = 24,
    18/24 = 18 × 1/24 × 1 = 18/24
  4. Add the two fractions:
    96/24 + 18/24 = 96 + 18/24 = 114/24
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 19/4
  6. In mixed form: 43/4

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