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Add 5/24 and 4/60

5/24 + 4/60 is 11/40.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 60 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 5 = 120,
    5/24 = 5 × 5/24 × 5 = 25/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 2 = 120,
    4/60 = 4 × 2/60 × 2 = 8/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    25/120 + 8/120 = 25 + 8/120 = 33/120
  5. 33/120 simplified gives 11/40
  6. So, 5/24 + 4/60 = 11/40

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