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Add 5/60 and 20/75

5/60 + 20/75 is 7/20.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 60 and 75 is 300
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 60 × 5 = 300,
    5/60 = 5 × 5/60 × 5 = 25/300
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 75 × 4 = 300,
    20/75 = 20 × 4/75 × 4 = 80/300
  4. Add the two fractions:
    25/300 + 80/300 = 25 + 80/300 = 105/300
  5. 105/300 simplified gives 7/20
  6. So, 5/60 + 20/75 = 7/20

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