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Add 28/24 and 42/50

1st number: 1 4/24, 2nd number: 42/50

28/24 + 42/50 is 301/150.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 50 is 600
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 25 = 600,
    28/24 = 28 × 25/24 × 25 = 700/600
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 12 = 600,
    42/50 = 42 × 12/50 × 12 = 504/600
  4. Add the two fractions:
    700/600 + 504/600 = 700 + 504/600 = 1204/600
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 301/150
  6. In mixed form: 21/150

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