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1^{st} number: 1 14/28, 2^{nd} number: 5/6

4228 - 56 is 23.

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

LCM of 28 and 6 is**84**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 84 - For the 1st fraction, since 28 × 3 = 84,

4228 = 42 × 328 × 3 = 12684 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 14 = 84,

56 = 5 × 146 × 14 = 7084 - Subtract the two like fractions:

12684 - 7084 = 126 - 7084 = 5684 - After reducing the fraction, the answer is 23

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