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Subtract 1/50 from 10/56

10/56 - 1/50 is 111/700.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 56 and 50 is 1400
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 56 × 25 = 1400,
    10/56 = 10 × 25/56 × 25 = 250/1400
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 28 = 1400,
    1/50 = 1 × 28/50 × 28 = 28/1400
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    250/1400 - 28/1400 = 250 - 28/1400 = 222/1400
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 111/700

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