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Add 50/70 and 24/20

1st number: 50/70, 2nd number: 1 4/20

50/70 + 24/20 is 67/35.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 70 and 20 is 140
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 70 × 2 = 140,
    50/70 = 50 × 2/70 × 2 = 100/140
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 20 × 7 = 140,
    24/20 = 24 × 7/20 × 7 = 168/140
  4. Add the two fractions:
    100/140 + 168/140 = 100 + 168/140 = 268/140
  5. 268/140 simplified gives 67/35
  6. So, 50/70 + 24/20 = 67/35
    In mixed form: 132/35

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