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1^{st} number: 4 0/6, 2^{nd} number: 49/60

246 + 4960 is 28960.

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

LCM of 6 and 60 is**60**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 60 - For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 10 = 60,

246 = 24 × 106 × 10 = 24060 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 1 = 60,

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

24060 + 4960 = 240 + 4960 = 28960 - So, 24/6 + 49/60 = 289/60

In mixed form: 44960

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