# Mixed fractions

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Adjacency means different things depending on the context:

- \( 2x \) means \( 2 \times x\).
- \( 2 \frac{2}{3} \) means \( 2 + \frac{2}{3}\).

This results in the coincidence \( \sqrt{2 \frac{2}{3}} = 2 \sqrt{\frac{2}{3}} \).