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Add 25/24 and 10/84

1st number: 1 1/24, 2nd number: 10/84

25/24 + 10/84 is 65/56.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 84 is 168
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 7 = 168,
    25/24 = 25 × 7/24 × 7 = 175/168
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 84 × 2 = 168,
    10/84 = 10 × 2/84 × 2 = 20/168
  4. Add the two fractions:
    175/168 + 20/168 = 175 + 20/168 = 195/168
  5. 195/168 simplified gives 65/56
  6. So, 25/24 + 10/84 = 65/56
    In mixed form: 19/56

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