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1^{st} number: 1 9/15, 2^{nd} number: 49/60

2415 + 4960 is 2912.

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

LCM of 15 and 60 is**60**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 60 - For the 1st fraction, since 15 × 4 = 60,

2415 = 24 × 415 × 4 = 9660 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 1 = 60,

4960 = 49 × 160 × 1 = 4960 - Add the two like fractions:

9660 + 4960 = 96 + 4960 = 14560 - 145/60 simplified gives 2912
- So, 24/15 + 49/60 = 29/12

In mixed form: 2512

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