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Add 54/20 and 3/40

1st number: 2 14/20, 2nd number: 3/40

54/20 + 3/40 is 111/40.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 20 and 40 is 40
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 20 × 2 = 40,
    54/20 = 54 × 2/20 × 2 = 108/40
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 40 × 1 = 40,
    3/40 = 3 × 1/40 × 1 = 3/40
  4. Add the two fractions:
    108/40 + 3/40 = 108 + 3/40 = 111/40
  5. In mixed form: 231/40

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