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1^{st} number: 30/60, 2^{nd} number: 4 4/8

3060 - 368 is -41.

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

LCM of 60 and 8 is**120**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 120 - For the 1st fraction, since 60 × 2 = 120,

3060 = 30 × 260 × 2 = 60120 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 15 = 120,

368 = 36 × 158 × 15 = 540120 - Subtract the two like fractions:

60120 - 540120 = 60 - 540120 = -480120 - After reducing the fraction, the answer is -41

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