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Add 20/14 and 9/7

1st number: 1 6/14, 2nd number: 1 2/7

20/14 + 9/7 is 19/7.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 7 is 14
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 1 = 14,
    20/14 = 20 × 1/14 × 1 = 20/14
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 7 × 2 = 14,
    9/7 = 9 × 2/7 × 2 = 18/14
  4. Add the two fractions:
    20/14 + 18/14 = 20 + 18/14 = 38/14
  5. 38/14 simplified gives 19/7
  6. So, 20/14 + 9/7 = 19/7
    In mixed form: 25/7

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