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1^{st} number: 10/75, 2^{nd} number: 2 2/35

1075 + 7235 is 4621.

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

LCM of 75 and 35 is**525**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 525 - For the 1st fraction, since 75 × 7 = 525,

1075 = 10 × 775 × 7 = 70525 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 15 = 525,

7235 = 72 × 1535 × 15 = 1080525 - Add the two like fractions:

70525 + 1080525 = 70 + 1080525 = 1150525 - 1150/525 simplified gives 4621
- So, 10/75 + 72/35 = 46/21

In mixed form: 2421

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