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1^{st} number: 4 0/2, 2^{nd} number: 1 4/6

82 + 106 is 173.

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

LCM of 2 and 6 is**6**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 6 - For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 3 = 6,

82 = 8 × 32 × 3 = 246 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 1 = 6,

106 = 10 × 16 × 1 = 106 - Add the two like fractions:

246 + 106 = 24 + 106 = 346 - 34/6 simplified gives 173
- So, 8/2 + 10/6 = 17/3

In mixed form: 523

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