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Add 50/40 and 24/90

1st number: 1 10/40, 2nd number: 24/90

50/40 + 24/90 is 91/60.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 40 and 90 is 360
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 40 × 9 = 360,
    50/40 = 50 × 9/40 × 9 = 450/360
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 90 × 4 = 360,
    24/90 = 24 × 4/90 × 4 = 96/360
  4. Add the two fractions:
    450/360 + 96/360 = 450 + 96/360 = 546/360
  5. 546/360 simplified gives 91/60
  6. So, 50/40 + 24/90 = 91/60
    In mixed form: 131/60

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