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Add 36/90 and 10/24

36/90 + 10/24 is 49/60.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 90 and 24 is 360
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 90 × 4 = 360,
    36/90 = 36 × 4/90 × 4 = 144/360
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 15 = 360,
    10/24 = 10 × 15/24 × 15 = 150/360
  4. Add the two fractions:
    144/360 + 150/360 = 144 + 150/360 = 294/360
  5. 294/360 simplified gives 49/60
  6. So, 36/90 + 10/24 = 49/60

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