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1^{st} number: 3 0/6, 2^{nd} number: 14 2/5

186 + 725 is 875.

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

LCM of 6 and 5 is**30**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 30 - For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 5 = 30,

186 = 18 × 56 × 5 = 9030 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 5 × 6 = 30,

725 = 72 × 65 × 6 = 43230 - Add the two like fractions:

9030 + 43230 = 90 + 43230 = 52230 - 522/30 simplified gives 875
- So, 18/6 + 72/5 = 87/5

In mixed form: 1725

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