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Add 28/12 and 4/24

1st number: 2 4/12, 2nd number: 4/24

28/12 + 4/24 is 5/2.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 12 and 24 is 24
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 12 × 2 = 24,
    28/12 = 28 × 2/12 × 2 = 56/24
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 1 = 24,
    4/24 = 4 × 1/24 × 1 = 4/24
  4. Add the two fractions:
    56/24 + 4/24 = 56 + 4/24 = 60/24
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 5/2
  6. In mixed form: 21/2

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