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Add 2/20 and 9/16

2/20 + 9/16 is 53/80.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 20 and 16 is 80
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 20 × 4 = 80,
    2/20 = 2 × 4/20 × 4 = 8/80
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 16 × 5 = 80,
    9/16 = 9 × 5/16 × 5 = 45/80
  4. Add the two fractions:
    8/80 + 45/80 = 8 + 45/80 = 53/80

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