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1^{st} number: 10 0/5, 2^{nd} number: 24/70

505 - 2470 is 33835.

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

LCM of 5 and 70 is**70**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 70 - For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 14 = 70,

505 = 50 × 145 × 14 = 70070 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 1 = 70,

2470 = 24 × 170 × 1 = 2470 - Subtract the two like fractions:

70070 - 2470 = 700 - 2470 = 67670 - After reducing the fraction, the answer is 33835
- In mixed form: 92335

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