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Add 20/2 and 35/3

1st number: 10 0/2, 2nd number: 11 2/3

20/2 + 35/3 is 65/3.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 3 is 6
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 3 = 6,
    20/2 = 20 × 3/2 × 3 = 60/6
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 3 × 2 = 6,
    35/3 = 35 × 2/3 × 2 = 70/6
  4. Add the two fractions:
    60/6 + 70/6 = 60 + 70/6 = 130/6
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 65/3
  6. In mixed form: 212/3

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