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Add 20/36 and 7/27

20/36 + 7/27 is 22/27.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 36 and 27 is 108
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 36 × 3 = 108,
    20/36 = 20 × 3/36 × 3 = 60/108
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 4 = 108,
    7/27 = 7 × 4/27 × 4 = 28/108
  4. Add the two fractions:
    60/108 + 28/108 = 60 + 28/108 = 88/108
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 22/27

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