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Add 25/20 and 30/8

1st number: 1 5/20, 2nd number: 3 6/8

25/20 + 30/8 is 5/1.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 20 and 8 is 40
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 20 × 2 = 40,
    25/20 = 25 × 2/20 × 2 = 50/40
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 5 = 40,
    30/8 = 30 × 5/8 × 5 = 150/40
  4. Add the two fractions:
    50/40 + 150/40 = 50 + 150/40 = 200/40
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 5/1

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