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Add 8/7 and 10/24

1st number: 1 1/7, 2nd number: 10/24

8/7 + 10/24 is 131/84.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 7 and 24 is 168
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 24 = 168,
    8/7 = 8 × 24/7 × 24 = 192/168
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 7 = 168,
    10/24 = 10 × 7/24 × 7 = 70/168
  4. Add the two fractions:
    192/168 + 70/168 = 192 + 70/168 = 262/168
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 131/84
  6. In mixed form: 147/84

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