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Add 4/6 and 24/20

1st number: 4/6, 2nd number: 1 4/20

4/6 + 24/20 is 28/15.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 20 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 10 = 60,
    4/6 = 4 × 10/6 × 10 = 40/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 20 × 3 = 60,
    24/20 = 24 × 3/20 × 3 = 72/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    40/60 + 72/60 = 40 + 72/60 = 112/60
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 28/15
  6. In mixed form: 113/15

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