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Add 50/6 and 8/20

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

50/6 + 8/20 is 131/15.

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,
    50/6 = 50 × 10/6 × 10 = 500/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 20 × 3 = 60,
    8/20 = 8 × 3/20 × 3 = 24/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    500/60 + 24/60 = 500 + 24/60 = 524/60
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 131/15
  6. In mixed form: 811/15

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