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1^{st} number: 2 20/35, 2^{nd} number: 3/40

9035 - 340 is 699280.

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

LCM of 35 and 40 is**280**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 280 - For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 8 = 280,

9035 = 90 × 835 × 8 = 720280 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 40 × 7 = 280,

340 = 3 × 740 × 7 = 21280 - Subtract the two like fractions:

720280 - 21280 = 720 - 21280 = 699280 - In mixed form: 2139280

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