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Add 1/20 and 18/9

1st number: 1/20, 2nd number: 2 0/9

1/20 + 18/9 is 41/20.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 20 and 9 is 180
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 20 × 9 = 180,
    1/20 = 1 × 9/20 × 9 = 9/180
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 20 = 180,
    18/9 = 18 × 20/9 × 20 = 360/180
  4. Add the two fractions:
    9/180 + 360/180 = 9 + 360/180 = 369/180
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 41/20
  6. In mixed form: 21/20

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