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Add 84/60 and 84/16

1st number: 1 24/60, 2nd number: 5 4/16

84/60 + 84/16 is 133/20.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 60 and 16 is 240
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 60 × 4 = 240,
    84/60 = 84 × 4/60 × 4 = 336/240
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 16 × 15 = 240,
    84/16 = 84 × 15/16 × 15 = 1260/240
  4. Add the two fractions:
    336/240 + 1260/240 = 336 + 1260/240 = 1596/240
  5. 1596/240 simplified gives 133/20
  6. So, 84/60 + 84/16 = 133/20
    In mixed form: 613/20

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