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Add 28/6 and 40/24

1st number: 4 4/6, 2nd number: 1 16/24

28/6 + 40/24 is 19/3.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 24 is 24
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 4 = 24,
    28/6 = 28 × 4/6 × 4 = 112/24
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 1 = 24,
    40/24 = 40 × 1/24 × 1 = 40/24
  4. Add the two fractions:
    112/24 + 40/24 = 112 + 40/24 = 152/24
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 19/3
  6. In mixed form: 61/3

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