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Add 90/24 and 42/50

1st number: 3 18/24, 2nd number: 42/50

90/24 + 42/50 is 459/100.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 50 is 600
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 25 = 600,
    90/24 = 90 × 25/24 × 25 = 2250/600
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 12 = 600,
    42/50 = 42 × 12/50 × 12 = 504/600
  4. Add the two fractions:
    2250/600 + 504/600 = 2250 + 504/600 = 2754/600
  5. 2754/600 simplified gives 459/100
  6. So, 90/24 + 42/50 = 459/100
    In mixed form: 459/100

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