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Add 16/2 and 2/20

1st number: 8 0/2, 2nd number: 2/20

16/2 + 2/20 is 81/10.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 20 is 20
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 10 = 20,
    16/2 = 16 × 10/2 × 10 = 160/20
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 20 × 1 = 20,
    2/20 = 2 × 1/20 × 1 = 2/20
  4. Add the two fractions:
    160/20 + 2/20 = 160 + 2/20 = 162/20
  5. 162/20 simplified gives 81/10
  6. So, 16/2 + 2/20 = 81/10
    In mixed form: 81/10

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