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Add 50/21 and 4/24

1st number: 2 8/21, 2nd number: 4/24

50/21 + 4/24 is 107/42.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 21 and 24 is 168
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 21 × 8 = 168,
    50/21 = 50 × 8/21 × 8 = 400/168
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 7 = 168,
    4/24 = 4 × 7/24 × 7 = 28/168
  4. Add the two fractions:
    400/168 + 28/168 = 400 + 28/168 = 428/168
  5. 428/168 simplified gives 107/42
  6. So, 50/21 + 4/24 = 107/42
    In mixed form: 223/42

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