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Add 28/12 and 4/8

1st number: 2 4/12, 2nd number: 4/8

28/12 + 4/8 is 17/6.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 12 and 8 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 8 × 3 = 24,
    4/8 = 4 × 3/8 × 3 = 12/24
  4. Add the two fractions:
    56/24 + 12/24 = 56 + 12/24 = 68/24
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 17/6
  6. In mixed form: 25/6

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