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

53 + 64 is 196.

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

LCM of 3 and 4 is**12**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 12 - For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 4 = 12,

53 = 5 × 43 × 4 = 2012 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 4 × 3 = 12,

64 = 6 × 34 × 3 = 1812 - Add the two like fractions:

2012 + 1812 = 20 + 1812 = 3812 - 38/12 simplified gives 196
- So, 5/3 + 6/4 = 19/6

In mixed form: 316

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