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1^{st} number: 5 0/2, 2^{nd} number: 3/9

102 + 39 is 163.

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

LCM of 2 and 9 is**18**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 18 - For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 9 = 18,

102 = 10 × 92 × 9 = 9018 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 2 = 18,

39 = 3 × 29 × 2 = 618 - Add the two like fractions:

9018 + 618 = 90 + 618 = 9618 - 96/18 simplified gives 163
- So, 10/2 + 3/9 = 16/3

In mixed form: 513

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