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1^{st} number: 1 2/6, 2^{nd} number: 7/10

86 + 710 is 6130.

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

LCM of 6 and 10 is**30**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 30 - For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 5 = 30,

86 = 8 × 56 × 5 = 4030 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 3 = 30,

710 = 7 × 310 × 3 = 2130 - Add the two like fractions:

4030 + 2130 = 40 + 2130 = 6130 - So, 8/6 + 7/10 = 61/30

In mixed form: 2130

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