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1^{st} number: 5 0/10, 2^{nd} number: 30/50

5010 - 3050 is 225.

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

LCM of 10 and 50 is**50**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 50 - For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 5 = 50,

5010 = 50 × 510 × 5 = 25050 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 1 = 50,

3050 = 30 × 150 × 1 = 3050 - Subtract the two like fractions:

25050 - 3050 = 250 - 3050 = 22050 - After reducing the fraction, the answer is 225
- In mixed form: 425

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