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Add 20/54 and 16/3

1st number: 20/54, 2nd number: 5 1/3

20/54 + 16/3 is 154/27.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 54 and 3 is 54
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 54 × 1 = 54,
    20/54 = 20 × 1/54 × 1 = 20/54
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 3 × 18 = 54,
    16/3 = 16 × 18/3 × 18 = 288/54
  4. Add the two fractions:
    20/54 + 288/54 = 20 + 288/54 = 308/54
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 154/27
  6. In mixed form: 519/27

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