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Add 64/5 and 50/24

1st number: 12 4/5, 2nd number: 2 2/24

64/5 + 50/24 is 893/60.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 24 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 24 = 120,
    64/5 = 64 × 24/5 × 24 = 1536/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 5 = 120,
    50/24 = 50 × 5/24 × 5 = 250/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1536/120 + 250/120 = 1536 + 250/120 = 1786/120
  5. 1786/120 simplified gives 893/60
  6. So, 64/5 + 50/24 = 893/60
    In mixed form: 1453/60

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