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Add 8/6 and 2/20

1st number: 1 2/6, 2nd number: 2/20

8/6 + 2/20 is 43/30.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 20 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 10 = 60,
    8/6 = 8 × 10/6 × 10 = 80/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 20 × 3 = 60,
    2/20 = 2 × 3/20 × 3 = 6/60
  4. Add the two fractions:
    80/60 + 6/60 = 80 + 6/60 = 86/60
  5. 86/60 simplified gives 43/30
  6. So, 8/6 + 2/20 = 43/30
    In mixed form: 113/30

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