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Subtract 3/75 from 18/2

1st number: 9 0/2, 2nd number: 3/75

18/2 - 3/75 is 224/25.

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,
    18/2 = 18 × 75/2 × 75 = 1350/150
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 75 × 2 = 150,
    3/75 = 3 × 2/75 × 2 = 6/150
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    1350/150 - 6/150 = 1350 - 6/150 = 1344/150
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 224/25
  6. In mixed form: 824/25

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