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Add 28/10 and 54/24

1st number: 2 8/10, 2nd number: 2 6/24

28/10 + 54/24 is 101/20.

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,
    28/10 = 28 × 12/10 × 12 = 336/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 5 = 120,
    54/24 = 54 × 5/24 × 5 = 270/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    336/120 + 270/120 = 336 + 270/120 = 606/120
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 101/20
  6. In mixed form: 51/20

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