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Subtract 7/25 from 4/2

1st number: 2 0/2, 2nd number: 7/25

4/2 - 7/25 is 43/25.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 25 is 50
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 25 = 50,
    4/2 = 4 × 25/2 × 25 = 100/50
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 25 × 2 = 50,
    7/25 = 7 × 2/25 × 2 = 14/50
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    100/50 - 14/50 = 100 - 14/50 = 86/50
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 43/25
  6. In mixed form: 118/25

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