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Subtract 7/6 from 1/25

1st number: 1/25, 2nd number: 1 1/6

1/25 - 7/6 is -169/150.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 25 and 6 is 150
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 25 × 6 = 150,
    1/25 = 1 × 6/25 × 6 = 6/150
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 25 = 150,
    7/6 = 7 × 25/6 × 25 = 175/150
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    6/150 - 175/150 = 6 - 175/150 = -169/150

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