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Subtract 6/50 from 24/56

24/56 - 6/50 is 54/175.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 56 and 50 is 1400
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 56 × 25 = 1400,
    24/56 = 24 × 25/56 × 25 = 600/1400
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 28 = 1400,
    6/50 = 6 × 28/50 × 28 = 168/1400
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    600/1400 - 168/1400 = 600 - 168/1400 = 432/1400
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 54/175

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