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Add 27/10 and 10/24

1st number: 2 7/10, 2nd number: 10/24

27/10 + 10/24 is 187/60.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 24 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 12 = 120,
    27/10 = 27 × 12/10 × 12 = 324/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 5 = 120,
    10/24 = 10 × 5/24 × 5 = 50/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    324/120 + 50/120 = 324 + 50/120 = 374/120
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 187/60
  6. In mixed form: 37/60

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