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Add 7/3 and 27/20

1st number: 2 1/3, 2nd number: 1 7/20

7/3 + 27/20 is 221/60.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 20 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 20 = 60,
    7/3 = 7 × 20/3 × 20 = 140/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 20 × 3 = 60,
    27/20 = 27 × 3/20 × 3 = 81/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    140/60 + 81/60 = 140 + 81/60 = 221/60
  5. In mixed form: 341/60

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