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1^{st} number: 1 1/6, 2^{nd} number: 24/28

76 - 2428 is 1342.

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

LCM of 6 and 28 is**84**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 84 - For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 14 = 84,

76 = 7 × 146 × 14 = 9884 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 28 × 3 = 84,

2428 = 24 × 328 × 3 = 7284 - Subtract the two like fractions:

9884 - 7284 = 98 - 7284 = 2684 - After reducing the fraction, the answer is 1342

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