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Subtract 3/75 from 20/4

1st number: 5 0/4, 2nd number: 3/75

20/4 - 3/75 is 124/25.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 75 is 300
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 75 = 300,
    20/4 = 20 × 75/4 × 75 = 1500/300
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 75 × 4 = 300,
    3/75 = 3 × 4/75 × 4 = 12/300
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    1500/300 - 12/300 = 1500 - 12/300 = 1488/300
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 124/25
  6. In mixed form: 424/25

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