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1^{st} number: 2 2/3, 2^{nd} number: 3/6

83 + 36 is 196.

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

LCM of 3 and 6 is**6**

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

83 = 8 × 23 × 2 = 166 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 1 = 6,

36 = 3 × 16 × 1 = 36 - Add the two like fractions:

166 + 36 = 16 + 36 = 196 - So, 8/3 + 3/6 = 19/6

In mixed form: 316

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