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1^{st} number: 3 5/15, 2^{nd} number: 2 2/35

5015 + 7235 is 566105.

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

LCM of 15 and 35 is**105**

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

5015 = 50 × 715 × 7 = 350105 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 3 = 105,

7235 = 72 × 335 × 3 = 216105 - Add the two like fractions:

350105 + 216105 = 350 + 216105 = 566105 - So, 50/15 + 72/35 = 566/105

In mixed form: 541105

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