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Add 6/20 and 1/5

6/20 + 1/5 is 1/2.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 20 and 5 is 20
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 20 × 1 = 20,
    6/20 = 6 × 1/20 × 1 = 6/20
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 5 × 4 = 20,
    1/5 = 1 × 4/5 × 4 = 4/20
  4. Add the two fractions:
    6/20 + 4/20 = 6 + 4/20 = 10/20
  5. 10/20 simplified gives 1/2
  6. So, 6/20 + 1/5 = 1/2

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