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Add 90/24 and 60/16

1st number: 3 18/24, 2nd number: 3 12/16

90/24 + 60/16 is 15/2.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 16 is 48
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 2 = 48,
    90/24 = 90 × 2/24 × 2 = 180/48
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 16 × 3 = 48,
    60/16 = 60 × 3/16 × 3 = 180/48
  4. Add the two fractions:
    180/48 + 180/48 = 180 + 180/48 = 360/48
  5. 360/48 simplified gives 15/2
  6. So, 90/24 + 60/16 = 15/2
    In mixed form: 71/2

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