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Add 50/5 and 7/24

1st number: 10 0/5, 2nd number: 7/24

50/5 + 7/24 is 247/24.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 24 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 24 = 120,
    50/5 = 50 × 24/5 × 24 = 1200/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 5 = 120,
    7/24 = 7 × 5/24 × 5 = 35/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1200/120 + 35/120 = 1200 + 35/120 = 1235/120
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 247/24
  6. In mixed form: 107/24

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