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1^{st} number: 7 2/4, 2^{nd} number: 5 2/14

304 + 7214 is 17714.

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

LCM of 4 and 14 is**28**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 28 - For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 7 = 28,

304 = 30 × 74 × 7 = 21028 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 14 × 2 = 28,

7214 = 72 × 214 × 2 = 14428 - Add the two like fractions:

21028 + 14428 = 210 + 14428 = 35428 - 354/28 simplified gives 17714
- So, 30/4 + 72/14 = 177/14

In mixed form: 12914

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