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Add 2/7 and 24/20

1st number: 2/7, 2nd number: 1 4/20

2/7 + 24/20 is 52/35.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 7 and 20 is 140
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 20 = 140,
    2/7 = 2 × 20/7 × 20 = 40/140
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 20 × 7 = 140,
    24/20 = 24 × 7/20 × 7 = 168/140
  4. Add the two fractions:
    40/140 + 168/140 = 40 + 168/140 = 208/140
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 52/35
  6. In mixed form: 117/35

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