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Add 20/24 and 1/7

20/24 + 1/7 is 41/42.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 7 is 168
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 7 = 168,
    20/24 = 20 × 7/24 × 7 = 140/168
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 7 × 24 = 168,
    1/7 = 1 × 24/7 × 24 = 24/168
  4. Add the two fractions:
    140/168 + 24/168 = 140 + 24/168 = 164/168
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 41/42

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