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Subtract 56/30 from 15/25

1st number: 15/25, 2nd number: 1 26/30

15/25 - 56/30 is -19/15.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 25 and 30 is 150
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 25 × 6 = 150,
    15/25 = 15 × 6/25 × 6 = 90/150
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 5 = 150,
    56/30 = 56 × 5/30 × 5 = 280/150
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    90/150 - 280/150 = 90 - 280/150 = -190/150
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is -19/15

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