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Add 32/5 and 30/24

1st number: 6 2/5, 2nd number: 1 6/24

32/5 + 30/24 is 153/20.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 24 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 24 = 120,
    32/5 = 32 × 24/5 × 24 = 768/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 5 = 120,
    30/24 = 30 × 5/24 × 5 = 150/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    768/120 + 150/120 = 768 + 150/120 = 918/120
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 153/20
  6. In mixed form: 713/20

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