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Add 32/5 and 50/24

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

32/5 + 50/24 is 509/60.

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,
    50/24 = 50 × 5/24 × 5 = 250/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    768/120 + 250/120 = 768 + 250/120 = 1018/120
  5. 1018/120 simplified gives 509/60
  6. So, 32/5 + 50/24 = 509/60
    In mixed form: 829/60

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