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Add 1/14 and 45/20

1st number: 1/14, 2nd number: 2 5/20

1/14 + 45/20 is 65/28.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 20 is 140
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 10 = 140,
    1/14 = 1 × 10/14 × 10 = 10/140
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 20 × 7 = 140,
    45/20 = 45 × 7/20 × 7 = 315/140
  4. Add the two fractions:
    10/140 + 315/140 = 10 + 315/140 = 325/140
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 65/28
  6. In mixed form: 29/28

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