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Add 6/36 and 9/24

6/36 + 9/24 is 13/24.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 36 and 24 is 72
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 36 × 2 = 72,
    6/36 = 6 × 2/36 × 2 = 12/72
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 3 = 72,
    9/24 = 9 × 3/24 × 3 = 27/72
  4. Add the two fractions:
    12/72 + 27/72 = 12 + 27/72 = 39/72
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 13/24

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