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Add 84/20 and 6/24

1st number: 4 4/20, 2nd number: 6/24

84/20 + 6/24 is 89/20.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 20 and 24 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 20 × 6 = 120,
    84/20 = 84 × 6/20 × 6 = 504/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 5 = 120,
    6/24 = 6 × 5/24 × 5 = 30/120
  4. Add the two fractions:
    504/120 + 30/120 = 504 + 30/120 = 534/120
  5. 534/120 simplified gives 89/20
  6. So, 84/20 + 6/24 = 89/20
    In mixed form: 49/20

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