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1^{st} number: 2 7/14, 2^{nd} number: 70/75

3514 - 7075 is 4730.

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

LCM of 14 and 75 is**1050**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 1050 - For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 75 = 1050,

3514 = 35 × 7514 × 75 = 26251050 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 75 × 14 = 1050,

7075 = 70 × 1475 × 14 = 9801050 - Subtract the two like fractions:

26251050 - 9801050 = 2625 - 9801050 = 16451050 - After reducing the fraction, the answer is 4730
- In mixed form: 11730

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