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1^{st} number: 2 2/4, 2^{nd} number: 1 1/8

104 + 98 is 298.

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

LCM of 4 and 8 is**8**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 8 - For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 2 = 8,

104 = 10 × 24 × 2 = 208 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 1 = 8,

98 = 9 × 18 × 1 = 98 - Add the two like fractions:

208 + 98 = 20 + 98 = 298 - So, 10/4 + 9/8 = 29/8

In mixed form: 358

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