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Add 20/25 and 2/27

20/25 + 2/27 is 118/135.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 25 and 27 is 675
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 25 × 27 = 675,
    20/25 = 20 × 27/25 × 27 = 540/675
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 25 = 675,
    2/27 = 2 × 25/27 × 25 = 50/675
  4. Add the two fractions:
    540/675 + 50/675 = 540 + 50/675 = 590/675
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 118/135

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