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

104 + 49 is 5318.

- 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,

104 = 10 × 94 × 9 = 9036 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 4 = 36,

49 = 4 × 49 × 4 = 1636 - Add the two like fractions:

9036 + 1636 = 90 + 1636 = 10636 - 106/36 simplified gives 5318
- So, 10/4 + 4/9 = 53/18

In mixed form: 21718

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