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Add 60/24 and 42/6

1st number: 2 12/24, 2nd number: 7 0/6

60/24 + 42/6 is 19/2.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 6 is 24
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 1 = 24,
    60/24 = 60 × 1/24 × 1 = 60/24
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 4 = 24,
    42/6 = 42 × 4/6 × 4 = 168/24
  4. Add the two fractions:
    60/24 + 168/24 = 60 + 168/24 = 228/24
  5. 228/24 simplified gives 19/2
  6. So, 60/24 + 42/6 = 19/2
    In mixed form: 91/2

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