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Add 10/3 and 20/54

1st number: 3 1/3, 2nd number: 20/54

10/3 + 20/54 is 100/27.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 54 is 54
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 18 = 54,
    10/3 = 10 × 18/3 × 18 = 180/54
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 54 × 1 = 54,
    20/54 = 20 × 1/54 × 1 = 20/54
  4. Add the two fractions:
    180/54 + 20/54 = 180 + 20/54 = 200/54
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 100/27
  6. In mixed form: 319/27

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