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Add 8/2 and 14/20

1st number: 4 0/2, 2nd number: 14/20

8/2 + 14/20 is 47/10.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 20 is 20
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 10 = 20,
    8/2 = 8 × 10/2 × 10 = 80/20
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 20 × 1 = 20,
    14/20 = 14 × 1/20 × 1 = 14/20
  4. Add the two fractions:
    80/20 + 14/20 = 80 + 14/20 = 94/20
  5. 94/20 simplified gives 47/10
  6. So, 8/2 + 14/20 = 47/10
    In mixed form: 47/10

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