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Add 50/12 and 7/24

1st number: 4 2/12, 2nd number: 7/24

50/12 + 7/24 is 107/24.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 12 and 24 is 24
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 12 × 2 = 24,
    50/12 = 50 × 2/12 × 2 = 100/24
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 1 = 24,
    7/24 = 7 × 1/24 × 1 = 7/24
  4. Add the two fractions:
    100/24 + 7/24 = 100 + 7/24 = 107/24
  5. So, 50/12 + 7/24 = 107/24
    In mixed form: 411/24

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