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Add 48/20 and 2/6

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

48/20 + 2/6 is 41/15.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 20 and 6 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 20 × 3 = 60,
    48/20 = 48 × 3/20 × 3 = 144/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 10 = 60,
    2/6 = 2 × 10/6 × 10 = 20/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    144/60 + 20/60 = 144 + 20/60 = 164/60
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 41/15
  6. In mixed form: 211/15

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