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1^{st} number: 1 9/40, 2^{nd} number: 2/60

4940 + 260 is 151120.

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

LCM of 40 and 60 is**120**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 120 - For the 1st fraction, since 40 × 3 = 120,

4940 = 49 × 340 × 3 = 147120 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 2 = 120,

260 = 2 × 260 × 2 = 4120 - Add the two like fractions:

147120 + 4120 = 147 + 4120 = 151120 - So, 49/40 + 2/60 = 151/120

In mixed form: 131120

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