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Add 84/60 and 84/96

1st number: 1 24/60, 2nd number: 84/96

84/60 + 84/96 is 91/40.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 60 and 96 is 480
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 60 × 8 = 480,
    84/60 = 84 × 8/60 × 8 = 672/480
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 96 × 5 = 480,
    84/96 = 84 × 5/96 × 5 = 420/480
  4. Add the two fractions:
    672/480 + 420/480 = 672 + 420/480 = 1092/480
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 91/40
  6. In mixed form: 211/40

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