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Add 60/40 and 50/3

1st number: 1 20/40, 2nd number: 16 2/3

60/40 + 50/3 is 109/6.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 40 and 3 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 40 × 3 = 120,
    60/40 = 60 × 3/40 × 3 = 180/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 3 × 40 = 120,
    50/3 = 50 × 40/3 × 40 = 2000/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    180/120 + 2000/120 = 180 + 2000/120 = 2180/120
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 109/6
  6. In mixed form: 181/6

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