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Add 6/20 and 8/75

6/20 + 8/75 is 61/150.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 20 and 75 is 300
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 20 × 15 = 300,
    6/20 = 6 × 15/20 × 15 = 90/300
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 75 × 4 = 300,
    8/75 = 8 × 4/75 × 4 = 32/300
  4. Add the two fractions:
    90/300 + 32/300 = 90 + 32/300 = 122/300
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 61/150

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