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1^{st} number: 2 8/10, 2^{nd} number: 18/48

2810 - 1848 is 9740.

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

LCM of 10 and 48 is**240**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 240 - For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 24 = 240,

2810 = 28 × 2410 × 24 = 672240 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 48 × 5 = 240,

1848 = 18 × 548 × 5 = 90240 - Subtract the two like fractions:

672240 - 90240 = 672 - 90240 = 582240 - After reducing the fraction, the answer is 9740
- In mixed form: 21740

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