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1^{st} number: 1 1/5, 2^{nd} number: 9/10

65 - 910 is 310.

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

LCM of 5 and 10 is**10**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 10 - For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 2 = 10,

65 = 6 × 25 × 2 = 1210 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 1 = 10,

910 = 9 × 110 × 1 = 910 - Subtract the two like fractions:

1210 - 910 = 12 - 910 = 310

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