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1^{st} number: 1 2/5, 2^{nd} number: 2/6

75 - 26 is 1615.

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

LCM of 5 and 6 is**30**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 30 - For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 6 = 30,

75 = 7 × 65 × 6 = 4230 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 5 = 30,

26 = 2 × 56 × 5 = 1030 - Subtract the two like fractions:

4230 - 1030 = 42 - 1030 = 3230 - After reducing the fraction, the answer is 1615
- In mixed form: 1115

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