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260 - 1049 is -2511470.

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

LCM of 60 and 49 is**2940**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 2940 - For the 1st fraction, since 60 × 49 = 2940,

260 = 2 × 4960 × 49 = 982940 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 60 = 2940,

1049 = 10 × 6049 × 60 = 6002940 - Subtract the two like fractions:

982940 - 6002940 = 98 - 6002940 = -5022940 - After reducing the fraction, the answer is -2511470

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