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2-119.

This sum can be represented with a diagram:

Find a common denominator to add the two fractions.

See part (a) for strategy.

Draw 8 squares on your paper like this:

$\text{Cross off }6\frac{2}{5}\text{. What is left? }$

$1\frac{3}{5}$