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Add 7/12 and 18/24

7/12 + 18/24 is 4/3.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 12 and 24 is 24
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 12 × 2 = 24,
    7/12 = 7 × 2/12 × 2 = 14/24
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 1 = 24,
    18/24 = 18 × 1/24 × 1 = 18/24
  4. Add the two fractions:
    14/24 + 18/24 = 14 + 18/24 = 32/24
  5. 32/24 simplified gives 4/3
  6. So, 7/12 + 18/24 = 4/3
    In mixed form: 11/3

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