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1^{st} number: 3 0/3, 2^{nd} number: 1 3/5

93 + 85 is 235.

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

LCM of 3 and 5 is**15**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 15 - For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 5 = 15,

93 = 9 × 53 × 5 = 4515 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 5 × 3 = 15,

85 = 8 × 35 × 3 = 2415 - Add the two like fractions:

4515 + 2415 = 45 + 2415 = 6915 - 69/15 simplified gives 235
- So, 9/3 + 8/5 = 23/5

In mixed form: 435

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