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Add 24/6 and 7/84

1st number: 4 0/6, 2nd number: 7/84

24/6 + 7/84 is 49/12.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 84 is 84
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 14 = 84,
    24/6 = 24 × 14/6 × 14 = 336/84
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 84 × 1 = 84,
    7/84 = 7 × 1/84 × 1 = 7/84
  4. Add the two fractions:
    336/84 + 7/84 = 336 + 7/84 = 343/84
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 49/12
  6. In mixed form: 41/12

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