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Add 28/18 and 28/24

1st number: 1 10/18, 2nd number: 1 4/24

28/18 + 28/24 is 49/18.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 18 and 24 is 72
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 18 × 4 = 72,
    28/18 = 28 × 4/18 × 4 = 112/72
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 3 = 72,
    28/24 = 28 × 3/24 × 3 = 84/72
  4. Add the two fractions:
    112/72 + 84/72 = 112 + 84/72 = 196/72
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 49/18
  6. In mixed form: 213/18

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