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Add 20/4 and 9/14

1st number: 5 0/4, 2nd number: 9/14

20/4 + 9/14 is 79/14.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 14 is 28
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 7 = 28,
    20/4 = 20 × 7/4 × 7 = 140/28
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 14 × 2 = 28,
    9/14 = 9 × 2/14 × 2 = 18/28
  4. Add the two fractions:
    140/28 + 18/28 = 140 + 18/28 = 158/28
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 79/14
  6. In mixed form: 59/14

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