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Add 6/5 and 8/20

1st number: 1 1/5, 2nd number: 8/20

6/5 + 8/20 is 8/5.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 20 is 20
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 4 = 20,
    6/5 = 6 × 4/5 × 4 = 24/20
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 20 × 1 = 20,
    8/20 = 8 × 1/20 × 1 = 8/20
  4. Add the two fractions:
    24/20 + 8/20 = 24 + 8/20 = 32/20
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 8/5
  6. In mixed form: 13/5

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