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1^{st} number: 5 0/14, 2^{nd} number: 2 10/20

7014 - 5020 is 52.

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

LCM of 14 and 20 is**140**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 140 - For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 10 = 140,

7014 = 70 × 1014 × 10 = 700140 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 20 × 7 = 140,

5020 = 50 × 720 × 7 = 350140 - Subtract the two like fractions:

700140 - 350140 = 700 - 350140 = 350140 - After reducing the fraction, the answer is 52
- In mixed form: 212

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