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Add 28/24 and 25/18

1st number: 1 4/24, 2nd number: 1 7/18

28/24 + 25/18 is 23/9.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 18 is 72
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 3 = 72,
    28/24 = 28 × 3/24 × 3 = 84/72
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 18 × 4 = 72,
    25/18 = 25 × 4/18 × 4 = 100/72
  4. Add the two fractions:
    84/72 + 100/72 = 84 + 100/72 = 184/72
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 23/9
  6. In mixed form: 25/9

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