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1^{st} number: 1 1/8, 2^{nd} number: 4/10

98 - 410 is 2940.

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

LCM of 8 and 10 is**40**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 40 - For the 1st fraction, since 8 × 5 = 40,

98 = 9 × 58 × 5 = 4540 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 4 = 40,

410 = 4 × 410 × 4 = 1640 - Subtract the two like fractions:

4540 - 1640 = 45 - 1640 = 2940

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