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Add 9/24 and 16/7

1st number: 9/24, 2nd number: 2 2/7

9/24 + 16/7 is 149/56.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 7 is 168
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 7 = 168,
    9/24 = 9 × 7/24 × 7 = 63/168
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 7 × 24 = 168,
    16/7 = 16 × 24/7 × 24 = 384/168
  4. Add the two fractions:
    63/168 + 384/168 = 63 + 384/168 = 447/168
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 149/56
  6. In mixed form: 237/56

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