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Add 20/5 and 60/24

1st number: 4 0/5, 2nd number: 2 12/24

20/5 + 60/24 is 13/2.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 24 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 24 = 120,
    20/5 = 20 × 24/5 × 24 = 480/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 5 = 120,
    60/24 = 60 × 5/24 × 5 = 300/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    480/120 + 300/120 = 480 + 300/120 = 780/120
  5. 780/120 simplified gives 13/2
  6. So, 20/5 + 60/24 = 13/2
    In mixed form: 61/2

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