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Add 5/49 and 24/60

5/49 + 24/60 is 123/245.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 49 and 60 is 2940
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 49 × 60 = 2940,
    5/49 = 5 × 60/49 × 60 = 300/2940
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 49 = 2940,
    24/60 = 24 × 49/60 × 49 = 1176/2940
  4. Add the two fractions:
    300/2940 + 1176/2940 = 300 + 1176/2940 = 1476/2940
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 123/245

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