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1^{st} number: 1 12/28, 2^{nd} number: 1 28/35

4028 - 6335 is -1335.

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

LCM of 28 and 35 is**140**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 140 - For the 1st fraction, since 28 × 5 = 140,

4028 = 40 × 528 × 5 = 200140 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 4 = 140,

6335 = 63 × 435 × 4 = 252140 - Subtract the two like fractions:

200140 - 252140 = 200 - 252140 = -52140 - After reducing the fraction, the answer is -1335

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