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1^{st} number: 1 1/5, 2^{nd} number: 3/7

65 + 37 is 5735.

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

LCM of 5 and 7 is**35**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 35 - For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 7 = 35,

65 = 6 × 75 × 7 = 4235 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 7 × 5 = 35,

37 = 3 × 57 × 5 = 1535 - Add the two like fractions:

4235 + 1535 = 42 + 1535 = 5735 - So, 6/5 + 3/7 = 57/35

In mixed form: 12235

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