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1^{st} number: 1 2/5, 2^{nd} number: 2/9

75 + 29 is 7345.

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

LCM of 5 and 9 is**45**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 45 - For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 9 = 45,

75 = 7 × 95 × 9 = 6345 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 5 = 45,

29 = 2 × 59 × 5 = 1045 - Add the two like fractions:

6345 + 1045 = 63 + 1045 = 7345 - So, 7/5 + 2/9 = 73/45

In mixed form: 12845

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