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Add 35/6 and 24/28

1st number: 5 5/6, 2nd number: 24/28

35/6 + 24/28 is 281/42.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 28 is 84
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 14 = 84,
    35/6 = 35 × 14/6 × 14 = 490/84
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 28 × 3 = 84,
    24/28 = 24 × 3/28 × 3 = 72/84
  4. Add the two fractions:
    490/84 + 72/84 = 490 + 72/84 = 562/84
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 281/42
  6. In mixed form: 629/42

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