What is 15/24+19/8?

How much is 1524 plus 198. Step by step solution expressed as a proper or improper fraction, mixed number and decimal form.

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Step by step solution

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1524 + 198 = 7224

  1. Find common denominator by finding the Least Common Multiple(LCM)

    Multiples of 24 are   24 ....etc

    Multiples of 8 are   8, 16, 24 ...etc

    The LCM of 24 and 8 is 24. So, the common denominator of 1524 and 198 is 24. Now change the fractions into equivalent fractions with common denominator

    • 1524 + 198
    • 15 * 124 * 1 + 19 * 38 * 3
    • 1524 + 5724
  2. Add

    • 1524 + 5724
    • 15 + 5724
    • 7224

    Add the numerators and place the sum over the common denominator.

Simplify

  • 7224
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