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Add 7/2 and 75/24

1st number: 3 1/2, 2nd number: 3 3/24

7/2 + 75/24 is 53/8.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 24 is 24
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 12 = 24,
    7/2 = 7 × 12/2 × 12 = 84/24
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 1 = 24,
    75/24 = 75 × 1/24 × 1 = 75/24
  4. Add the two fractions:
    84/24 + 75/24 = 84 + 75/24 = 159/24
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 53/8
  6. In mixed form: 65/8

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