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Add 24/60 and 2/84

24/60 + 2/84 is 89/210.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 60 and 84 is 420
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 60 × 7 = 420,
    24/60 = 24 × 7/60 × 7 = 168/420
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 84 × 5 = 420,
    2/84 = 2 × 5/84 × 5 = 10/420
  4. Add the two fractions:
    168/420 + 10/420 = 168 + 10/420 = 178/420
  5. 178/420 simplified gives 89/210
  6. So, 24/60 + 2/84 = 89/210

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