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Add 8/2 and 10/24

1st number: 4 0/2, 2nd number: 10/24

8/2 + 10/24 is 53/12.

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,
    8/2 = 8 × 12/2 × 12 = 96/24
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 1 = 24,
    10/24 = 10 × 1/24 × 1 = 10/24
  4. Add the two fractions:
    96/24 + 10/24 = 96 + 10/24 = 106/24
  5. 106/24 simplified gives 53/12
  6. So, 8/2 + 10/24 = 53/12
    In mixed form: 45/12

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