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1^{st} number: 2 12/15, 2^{nd} number: 3 12/21

4215 + 7521 is 22335.

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

LCM of 15 and 21 is**105**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 105 - For the 1st fraction, since 15 × 7 = 105,

4215 = 42 × 715 × 7 = 294105 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 21 × 5 = 105,

7521 = 75 × 521 × 5 = 375105 - Add the two like fractions:

294105 + 375105 = 294 + 375105 = 669105 - 669/105 simplified gives 22335
- So, 42/15 + 75/21 = 223/35

In mixed form: 61335

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