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1^{st} number: 24 0/3, 2^{nd} number: 49/60

723 + 4960 is 148960.

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

LCM of 3 and 60 is**60**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 60 - For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 20 = 60,

723 = 72 × 203 × 20 = 144060 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 1 = 60,

4960 = 49 × 160 × 1 = 4960 - Add the two like fractions:

144060 + 4960 = 1440 + 4960 = 148960 - So, 72/3 + 49/60 = 1489/60

In mixed form: 244960

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