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1^{st} number: 1 3/4, 2^{nd} number: 1 19/56

74 + 7556 is 17356.

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

LCM of 4 and 56 is**56**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 56 - For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 14 = 56,

74 = 7 × 144 × 14 = 9856 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 1 = 56,

7556 = 75 × 156 × 1 = 7556 - Add the two like fractions:

9856 + 7556 = 98 + 7556 = 17356 - So, 7/4 + 75/56 = 173/56

In mixed form: 3556

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