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Add 54/28 and 5/24

1st number: 1 26/28, 2nd number: 5/24

54/28 + 5/24 is 359/168.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 28 and 24 is 168
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 28 × 6 = 168,
    54/28 = 54 × 6/28 × 6 = 324/168
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 7 = 168,
    5/24 = 5 × 7/24 × 7 = 35/168
  4. Add the two fractions:
    324/168 + 35/168 = 324 + 35/168 = 359/168
  5. So, 54/28 + 5/24 = 359/168
    In mixed form: 223/168

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