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Add 50/24 and 30/5

1st number: 2 2/24, 2nd number: 6 0/5

50/24 + 30/5 is 97/12.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 5 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 5 = 120,
    50/24 = 50 × 5/24 × 5 = 250/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 5 × 24 = 120,
    30/5 = 30 × 24/5 × 24 = 720/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    250/120 + 720/120 = 250 + 720/120 = 970/120
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 97/12
  6. In mixed form: 81/12

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