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1^{st} number: 1 42/56, 2^{nd} number: 2/50

9856 - 250 is 171100.

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

LCM of 56 and 50 is**1400**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 1400 - For the 1st fraction, since 56 × 25 = 1400,

9856 = 98 × 2556 × 25 = 24501400 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 28 = 1400,

250 = 2 × 2850 × 28 = 561400 - Subtract the two like fractions:

24501400 - 561400 = 2450 - 561400 = 23941400 - After reducing the fraction, the answer is 171100
- In mixed form: 171100

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