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1^{st} number: 1 25/35, 2^{nd} number: 15/20

6035 - 1520 is 2728.

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

LCM of 35 and 20 is**140**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 140 - For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 4 = 140,

6035 = 60 × 435 × 4 = 240140 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 20 × 7 = 140,

1520 = 15 × 720 × 7 = 105140 - Subtract the two like fractions:

240140 - 105140 = 240 - 105140 = 135140 - After reducing the fraction, the answer is 2728

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