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Add 2/9 and 84/60

1st number: 2/9, 2nd number: 1 24/60

2/9 + 84/60 is 73/45.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 9 and 60 is 180
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 9 × 20 = 180,
    2/9 = 2 × 20/9 × 20 = 40/180
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 3 = 180,
    84/60 = 84 × 3/60 × 3 = 252/180
  4. Add the two fractions:
    40/180 + 252/180 = 40 + 252/180 = 292/180
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 73/45
  6. In mixed form: 128/45

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