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Add 80/60 and 54/24

1st number: 1 20/60, 2nd number: 2 6/24

80/60 + 54/24 is 43/12.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 60 and 24 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 60 × 2 = 120,
    80/60 = 80 × 2/60 × 2 = 160/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 5 = 120,
    54/24 = 54 × 5/24 × 5 = 270/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    160/120 + 270/120 = 160 + 270/120 = 430/120
  5. 430/120 simplified gives 43/12
  6. So, 80/60 + 54/24 = 43/12
    In mixed form: 37/12

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