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Subtract 3/63 from 1/50

1/50 - 3/63 is -29/1050.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 50 and 63 is 3150
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 50 × 63 = 3150,
    1/50 = 1 × 63/50 × 63 = 63/3150
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 63 × 50 = 3150,
    3/63 = 3 × 50/63 × 50 = 150/3150
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    63/3150 - 150/3150 = 63 - 150/3150 = -87/3150
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is -29/1050

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