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Add 8/6 and 2/4

1st number: 1 2/6, 2nd number: 2/4

8/6 + 2/4 is 11/6.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 4 is 12
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 2 = 12,
    8/6 = 8 × 2/6 × 2 = 16/12
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 4 × 3 = 12,
    2/4 = 2 × 3/4 × 3 = 6/12
  4. Add the two fractions:
    16/12 + 6/12 = 16 + 6/12 = 22/12
  5. 22/12 simplified gives 11/6
  6. So, 8/6 + 2/4 = 11/6
    In mixed form: 15/6

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