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Subtract 50/10 from 10/7

1st number: 1 3/7, 2nd number: 5 0/10

10/7 - 50/10 is -25/7.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 7 and 10 is 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 10 = 70,
    10/7 = 10 × 10/7 × 10 = 100/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 7 = 70,
    50/10 = 50 × 7/10 × 7 = 350/70
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    100/70 - 350/70 = 100 - 350/70 = -250/70
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is -25/7

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