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1^{st} number: 2 2/4, 2^{nd} number: 1 1/5

104 - 65 is 1310.

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

LCM of 4 and 5 is**20**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 20 - For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 5 = 20,

104 = 10 × 54 × 5 = 5020 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 5 × 4 = 20,

65 = 6 × 45 × 4 = 2420 - Subtract the two like fractions:

5020 - 2420 = 50 - 2420 = 2620 - After reducing the fraction, the answer is 1310
- In mixed form: 1310

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