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Add 9/3 and 20/24

1st number: 3 0/3, 2nd number: 20/24

9/3 + 20/24 is 23/6.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 24 is 24
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 8 = 24,
    9/3 = 9 × 8/3 × 8 = 72/24
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 1 = 24,
    20/24 = 20 × 1/24 × 1 = 20/24
  4. Add the two fractions:
    72/24 + 20/24 = 72 + 20/24 = 92/24
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 23/6
  6. In mixed form: 35/6

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