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1^{st} number: 5 0/2, 2^{nd} number: 3/7

102 + 37 is 387.

- Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:

LCM of 2 and 7 is**14**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 14 - For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 7 = 14,

102 = 10 × 72 × 7 = 7014 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 7 × 2 = 14,

37 = 3 × 27 × 2 = 614 - Add the two like fractions:

7014 + 614 = 70 + 614 = 7614 - 76/14 simplified gives 387
- So, 10/2 + 3/7 = 38/7

In mixed form: 537

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