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1^{st} number: 5 0/10, 2^{nd} number: 18/70

5010 - 1870 is 16635.

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

LCM of 10 and 70 is**70**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 70 - For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 7 = 70,

5010 = 50 × 710 × 7 = 35070 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 1 = 70,

1870 = 18 × 170 × 1 = 1870 - Subtract the two like fractions:

35070 - 1870 = 350 - 1870 = 33270 - After reducing the fraction, the answer is 16635
- In mixed form: 42635

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