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Add 35/6 and 24/54

1st number: 5 5/6, 2nd number: 24/54

35/6 + 24/54 is 113/18.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 54 is 54
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 9 = 54,
    35/6 = 35 × 9/6 × 9 = 315/54
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 54 × 1 = 54,
    24/54 = 24 × 1/54 × 1 = 24/54
  4. Add the two fractions:
    315/54 + 24/54 = 315 + 24/54 = 339/54
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 113/18
  6. In mixed form: 65/18

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