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Add 20/3 and 49/6

1st number: 6 2/3, 2nd number: 8 1/6

20/3 + 49/6 is 89/6.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 6 is 6
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 2 = 6,
    20/3 = 20 × 2/3 × 2 = 40/6
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 1 = 6,
    49/6 = 49 × 1/6 × 1 = 49/6
  4. Add the two fractions:
    40/6 + 49/6 = 40 + 49/6 = 89/6
  5. In mixed form: 145/6

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