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1^{st} number: 4 3/6, 2^{nd} number: 1 12/42

276 + 5442 is 8114.

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

LCM of 6 and 42 is**42**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 42 - For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 7 = 42,

276 = 27 × 76 × 7 = 18942 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 42 × 1 = 42,

5442 = 54 × 142 × 1 = 5442 - Add the two like fractions:

18942 + 5442 = 189 + 5442 = 24342 - 243/42 simplified gives 8114
- So, 27/6 + 54/42 = 81/14

In mixed form: 51114

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