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Add 4/7 and 3/24

4/7 + 3/24 is 39/56.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 7 and 24 is 168
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 24 = 168,
    4/7 = 4 × 24/7 × 24 = 96/168
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 7 = 168,
    3/24 = 3 × 7/24 × 7 = 21/168
  4. Add the two fractions:
    96/168 + 21/168 = 96 + 21/168 = 117/168
  5. 117/168 simplified gives 39/56
  6. So, 4/7 + 3/24 = 39/56

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