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Add 5/60 and 50/20

1st number: 5/60, 2nd number: 2 10/20

5/60 + 50/20 is 31/12.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 60 and 20 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 60 × 1 = 60,
    5/60 = 5 × 1/60 × 1 = 5/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 20 × 3 = 60,
    50/20 = 50 × 3/20 × 3 = 150/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    5/60 + 150/60 = 5 + 150/60 = 155/60
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 31/12
  6. In mixed form: 27/12

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