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Add 80/5 and 60/24

1st number: 16 0/5, 2nd number: 2 12/24

80/5 + 60/24 is 37/2.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 24 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 24 = 120,
    80/5 = 80 × 24/5 × 24 = 1920/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 5 = 120,
    60/24 = 60 × 5/24 × 5 = 300/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1920/120 + 300/120 = 1920 + 300/120 = 2220/120
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 37/2
  6. In mixed form: 181/2

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