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Add 98/24 and 9/15

1st number: 4 2/24, 2nd number: 9/15

98/24 + 9/15 is 281/60.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 15 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 5 = 120,
    98/24 = 98 × 5/24 × 5 = 490/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 15 × 8 = 120,
    9/15 = 9 × 8/15 × 8 = 72/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    490/120 + 72/120 = 490 + 72/120 = 562/120
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 281/60
  6. In mixed form: 441/60

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