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Add 6/24 and 40/75

6/24 + 40/75 is 47/60.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 75 is 600
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 25 = 600,
    6/24 = 6 × 25/24 × 25 = 150/600
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 75 × 8 = 600,
    40/75 = 40 × 8/75 × 8 = 320/600
  4. Add the two fractions:
    150/600 + 320/600 = 150 + 320/600 = 470/600
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 47/60

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