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Add 5/24 and 2/6

5/24 + 2/6 is 13/24.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 6 is 24
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 1 = 24,
    5/24 = 5 × 1/24 × 1 = 5/24
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 4 = 24,
    2/6 = 2 × 4/6 × 4 = 8/24
  4. Add the two fractions:
    5/24 + 8/24 = 5 + 8/24 = 13/24

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