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1^{st} number: 1 4/6, 2^{nd} number: 2/7

106 - 27 is 2921.

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

LCM of 6 and 7 is**42**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 42 - For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 7 = 42,

106 = 10 × 76 × 7 = 7042 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 7 × 6 = 42,

27 = 2 × 67 × 6 = 1242 - Subtract the two like fractions:

7042 - 1242 = 70 - 1242 = 5842 - After reducing the fraction, the answer is 2921
- In mixed form: 1821

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