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Add 2/14 and 48/20

1st number: 2/14, 2nd number: 2 8/20

2/14 + 48/20 is 89/35.

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,
    2/14 = 2 × 10/14 × 10 = 20/140
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 20 × 7 = 140,
    48/20 = 48 × 7/20 × 7 = 336/140
  4. Add the two fractions:
    20/140 + 336/140 = 20 + 336/140 = 356/140
  5. 356/140 simplified gives 89/35
  6. So, 2/14 + 48/20 = 89/35
    In mixed form: 219/35

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