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Add 60/72 and 96/20

1st number: 60/72, 2nd number: 4 16/20

60/72 + 96/20 is 169/30.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 72 and 20 is 360
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 72 × 5 = 360,
    60/72 = 60 × 5/72 × 5 = 300/360
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 20 × 18 = 360,
    96/20 = 96 × 18/20 × 18 = 1728/360
  4. Add the two fractions:
    300/360 + 1728/360 = 300 + 1728/360 = 2028/360
  5. 2028/360 simplified gives 169/30
  6. So, 60/72 + 96/20 = 169/30
    In mixed form: 519/30

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