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Add 20/6 and 25/8

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

20/6 + 25/8 is 155/24.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 8 is 24
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 4 = 24,
    20/6 = 20 × 4/6 × 4 = 80/24
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 3 = 24,
    25/8 = 25 × 3/8 × 3 = 75/24
  4. Add the two fractions:
    80/24 + 75/24 = 80 + 75/24 = 155/24
  5. So, 20/6 + 25/8 = 155/24
    In mixed form: 611/24

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