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1^{st} number: 12 0/2, 2^{nd} number: 3 9/18

242 + 6318 is 312.

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

LCM of 2 and 18 is**18**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 18 - For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 9 = 18,

242 = 24 × 92 × 9 = 21618 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 18 × 1 = 18,

6318 = 63 × 118 × 1 = 6318 - Add the two like fractions:

21618 + 6318 = 216 + 6318 = 27918 - 279/18 simplified gives 312
- So, 24/2 + 63/18 = 31/2

In mixed form: 1512

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