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Add 60/6 and 24/49

1st number: 10 0/6, 2nd number: 24/49

60/6 + 24/49 is 514/49.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 49 is 294
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 49 = 294,
    60/6 = 60 × 49/6 × 49 = 2940/294
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 6 = 294,
    24/49 = 24 × 6/49 × 6 = 144/294
  4. Add the two fractions:
    2940/294 + 144/294 = 2940 + 144/294 = 3084/294
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 514/49
  6. In mixed form: 1024/49

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