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1^{st} number: 14 0/4, 2^{nd} number: 3 6/12

564 + 4212 is 352.

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

LCM of 4 and 12 is**12**

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

564 = 56 × 34 × 3 = 16812 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 12 × 1 = 12,

4212 = 42 × 112 × 1 = 4212 - Add the two like fractions:

16812 + 4212 = 168 + 4212 = 21012 - 210/12 simplified gives 352
- So, 56/4 + 42/12 = 35/2

In mixed form: 1712

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