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1^{st} number: 2 2/14, 2^{nd} number: 2 2/35

3014 - 7235 is 335.

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

LCM of 14 and 35 is**70**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 70 - For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 5 = 70,

3014 = 30 × 514 × 5 = 15070 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 2 = 70,

7235 = 72 × 235 × 2 = 14470 - Subtract the two like fractions:

15070 - 14470 = 150 - 14470 = 670 - After reducing the fraction, the answer is 335

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