The digits 2,4,6 and 8 are each used once to create two $2-$digit numbers. What is the smallest possible di erence between the two $2-$digit numbers?

**Answer Choices**

A. 24

B. 14

C. 18

D. 12

E. 22

The digits 2,4,6 and 8 are each used once to create two $2-$digit numbers. What is the smallest possible di erence between the two $2-$digit numbers?

**Answer Choices**

A. 24

B. 14

C. 18

D. 12

E. 22