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Add 80/20 and 14/72

1st number: 4 0/20, 2nd number: 14/72

80/20 + 14/72 is 151/36.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 20 and 72 is 360
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 20 × 18 = 360,
    80/20 = 80 × 18/20 × 18 = 1440/360
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 72 × 5 = 360,
    14/72 = 14 × 5/72 × 5 = 70/360
  4. Add the two fractions:
    1440/360 + 70/360 = 1440 + 70/360 = 1510/360
  5. 1510/360 simplified gives 151/36
  6. So, 80/20 + 14/72 = 151/36
    In mixed form: 47/36

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