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Add 70/24 and 50/3

1st number: 2 22/24, 2nd number: 16 2/3

70/24 + 50/3 is 235/12.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 3 is 24
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 1 = 24,
    70/24 = 70 × 1/24 × 1 = 70/24
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 3 × 8 = 24,
    50/3 = 50 × 8/3 × 8 = 400/24
  4. Add the two fractions:
    70/24 + 400/24 = 70 + 400/24 = 470/24
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 235/12
  6. In mixed form: 197/12

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