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Add 40/2 and 14/40

1st number: 20 0/2, 2nd number: 14/40

40/2 + 14/40 is 407/20.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 40 is 40
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 20 = 40,
    40/2 = 40 × 20/2 × 20 = 800/40
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 40 × 1 = 40,
    14/40 = 14 × 1/40 × 1 = 14/40
  4. Add the two fractions:
    800/40 + 14/40 = 800 + 14/40 = 814/40
  5. 814/40 simplified gives 407/20
  6. So, 40/2 + 14/40 = 407/20
    In mixed form: 207/20

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