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Subtract 50/49 from 18/6

1st number: 3 0/6, 2nd number: 1 1/49

18/6 - 50/49 is 97/49.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 49 is 294
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 49 = 294,
    18/6 = 18 × 49/6 × 49 = 882/294
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 6 = 294,
    50/49 = 50 × 6/49 × 6 = 300/294
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    882/294 - 300/294 = 882 - 300/294 = 582/294
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 97/49
  6. In mixed form: 148/49

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