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Subtract 3/75 from 12/2

1st number: 6 0/2, 2nd number: 3/75

12/2 - 3/75 is 149/25.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 75 is 150
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 75 = 150,
    12/2 = 12 × 75/2 × 75 = 900/150
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 75 × 2 = 150,
    3/75 = 3 × 2/75 × 2 = 6/150
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    900/150 - 6/150 = 900 - 6/150 = 894/150
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 149/25
  6. In mixed form: 524/25

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