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Add 45/24 and 24/10

1st number: 1 21/24, 2nd number: 2 4/10

45/24 + 24/10 is 171/40.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 10 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 5 = 120,
    45/24 = 45 × 5/24 × 5 = 225/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 12 = 120,
    24/10 = 24 × 12/10 × 12 = 288/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    225/120 + 288/120 = 225 + 288/120 = 513/120
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 171/40
  6. In mixed form: 411/40

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