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Add 20/2 and 40/10

1st number: 10 0/2, 2nd number: 4 0/10

20/2 + 40/10 is 14/1.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 10 is 10
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 5 = 10,
    20/2 = 20 × 5/2 × 5 = 100/10
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 1 = 10,
    40/10 = 40 × 1/10 × 1 = 40/10
  4. Add the two fractions:
    100/10 + 40/10 = 100 + 40/10 = 140/10
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 14/1

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