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1^{st} number: 1 3/4, 2^{nd} number: 8/9

74 + 89 is 9536.

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

LCM of 4 and 9 is**36**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 36 - For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 9 = 36,

74 = 7 × 94 × 9 = 6336 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 4 = 36,

89 = 8 × 49 × 4 = 3236 - Add the two like fractions:

6336 + 3236 = 63 + 3236 = 9536 - So, 7/4 + 8/9 = 95/36

In mixed form: 22336

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