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Add 40/24 and 24/90

1st number: 1 16/24, 2nd number: 24/90

40/24 + 24/90 is 29/15.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 90 is 360
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 15 = 360,
    40/24 = 40 × 15/24 × 15 = 600/360
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 90 × 4 = 360,
    24/90 = 24 × 4/90 × 4 = 96/360
  4. Add the two fractions:
    600/360 + 96/360 = 600 + 96/360 = 696/360
  5. 696/360 simplified gives 29/15
  6. So, 40/24 + 24/90 = 29/15
    In mixed form: 114/15

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