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Add 5/8 and 90/24

1st number: 5/8, 2nd number: 3 18/24

5/8 + 90/24 is 35/8.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 8 and 24 is 24
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 8 × 3 = 24,
    5/8 = 5 × 3/8 × 3 = 15/24
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 1 = 24,
    90/24 = 90 × 1/24 × 1 = 90/24
  4. Add the two fractions:
    15/24 + 90/24 = 15 + 90/24 = 105/24
  5. 105/24 simplified gives 35/8
  6. So, 5/8 + 90/24 = 35/8
    In mixed form: 43/8

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