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Add 16/20 and 14/24

16/20 + 14/24 is 83/60.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 20 and 24 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 20 × 6 = 120,
    16/20 = 16 × 6/20 × 6 = 96/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 5 = 120,
    14/24 = 14 × 5/24 × 5 = 70/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    96/120 + 70/120 = 96 + 70/120 = 166/120
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 83/60
  6. In mixed form: 123/60

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