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Add 24/20 and 1/27

1st number: 1 4/20, 2nd number: 1/27

24/20 + 1/27 is 167/135.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 20 and 27 is 540
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 20 × 27 = 540,
    24/20 = 24 × 27/20 × 27 = 648/540
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 20 = 540,
    1/27 = 1 × 20/27 × 20 = 20/540
  4. Add the two fractions:
    648/540 + 20/540 = 648 + 20/540 = 668/540
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 167/135
  6. In mixed form: 132/135

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