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Add 9/2 and 2/20

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

9/2 + 2/20 is 23/5.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 20 is 20
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 10 = 20,
    9/2 = 9 × 10/2 × 10 = 90/20
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 20 × 1 = 20,
    2/20 = 2 × 1/20 × 1 = 2/20
  4. Add the two fractions:
    90/20 + 2/20 = 90 + 2/20 = 92/20
  5. 92/20 simplified gives 23/5
  6. So, 9/2 + 2/20 = 23/5
    In mixed form: 43/5

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