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1^{st} number: 7 0/8, 2^{nd} number: 1 2/12

568 + 1412 is 496.

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

LCM of 8 and 12 is**24**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 24 - For the 1st fraction, since 8 × 3 = 24,

568 = 56 × 38 × 3 = 16824 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 12 × 2 = 24,

1412 = 14 × 212 × 2 = 2824 - Add the two like fractions:

16824 + 2824 = 168 + 2824 = 19624 - 196/24 simplified gives 496
- So, 56/8 + 14/12 = 49/6

In mixed form: 816

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