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1^{st} number: 1 3/7, 2^{nd} number: 4/8

107 - 48 is 1314.

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

LCM of 7 and 8 is**56**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 56 - For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 8 = 56,

107 = 10 × 87 × 8 = 8056 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 7 = 56,

48 = 4 × 78 × 7 = 2856 - Subtract the two like fractions:

8056 - 2856 = 80 - 2856 = 5256 - After reducing the fraction, the answer is 1314

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