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1^{st} number: 2 1/4, 2^{nd} number: 3/9

94 - 39 is 2312.

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

LCM of 4 and 9 is**36**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 36 - For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 9 = 36,

94 = 9 × 94 × 9 = 8136 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 4 = 36,

39 = 3 × 49 × 4 = 1236 - Subtract the two like fractions:

8136 - 1236 = 81 - 1236 = 6936 - After reducing the fraction, the answer is 2312
- In mixed form: 11112

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