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Add 30/24 and 40/63

1st number: 1 6/24, 2nd number: 40/63

30/24 + 40/63 is 475/252.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 63 is 504
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 21 = 504,
    30/24 = 30 × 21/24 × 21 = 630/504
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 63 × 8 = 504,
    40/63 = 40 × 8/63 × 8 = 320/504
  4. Add the two fractions:
    630/504 + 320/504 = 630 + 320/504 = 950/504
  5. 950/504 simplified gives 475/252
  6. So, 30/24 + 40/63 = 475/252
    In mixed form: 1223/252

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