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Add 80/60 and 14/36

1st number: 1 20/60, 2nd number: 14/36

80/60 + 14/36 is 31/18.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 60 and 36 is 180
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 60 × 3 = 180,
    80/60 = 80 × 3/60 × 3 = 240/180
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 36 × 5 = 180,
    14/36 = 14 × 5/36 × 5 = 70/180
  4. Add the two fractions:
    240/180 + 70/180 = 240 + 70/180 = 310/180
  5. 310/180 simplified gives 31/18
  6. So, 80/60 + 14/36 = 31/18
    In mixed form: 113/18

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