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37 - 28 is 528.

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

LCM of 7 and 8 is**56**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 56 - For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 8 = 56,

37 = 3 × 87 × 8 = 2456 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 7 = 56,

28 = 2 × 78 × 7 = 1456 - Subtract the two like fractions:

2456 - 1456 = 24 - 1456 = 1056 - After reducing the fraction, the answer is 528

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