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Add 20/25 and 84/24

1st number: 20/25, 2nd number: 3 12/24

20/25 + 84/24 is 43/10.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 25 and 24 is 600
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 25 × 24 = 600,
    20/25 = 20 × 24/25 × 24 = 480/600
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 25 = 600,
    84/24 = 84 × 25/24 × 25 = 2100/600
  4. Add the two fractions:
    480/600 + 2100/600 = 480 + 2100/600 = 2580/600
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 43/10
  6. In mixed form: 43/10

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