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1^{st} number: 3 0/2, 2^{nd} number: 4/7

62 + 47 is 257.

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

LCM of 2 and 7 is**14**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 14 - For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 7 = 14,

62 = 6 × 72 × 7 = 4214 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 7 × 2 = 14,

47 = 4 × 27 × 2 = 814 - Add the two like fractions:

4214 + 814 = 42 + 814 = 5014 - 50/14 simplified gives 257
- So, 6/2 + 4/7 = 25/7

In mixed form: 347

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