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1^{st} number: 2/3, 2^{nd} number: 1 1/8

23 + 98 is 4324.

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

LCM of 3 and 8 is**24**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 24 - For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 8 = 24,

23 = 2 × 83 × 8 = 1624 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 3 = 24,

98 = 9 × 38 × 3 = 2724 - Add the two like fractions:

1624 + 2724 = 16 + 2724 = 4324 - So, 2/3 + 9/8 = 43/24

In mixed form: 11924

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