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Subtract 1/50 from 10/16

10/16 - 1/50 is 121/200.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 16 and 50 is 400
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 16 × 25 = 400,
    10/16 = 10 × 25/16 × 25 = 250/400
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 8 = 400,
    1/50 = 1 × 8/50 × 8 = 8/400
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    250/400 - 8/400 = 250 - 8/400 = 242/400
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 121/200

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