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Subtract 6/50 from 24/84

24/84 - 6/50 is 29/175.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 84 and 50 is 2100
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 84 × 25 = 2100,
    24/84 = 24 × 25/84 × 25 = 600/2100
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 42 = 2100,
    6/50 = 6 × 42/50 × 42 = 252/2100
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    600/2100 - 252/2100 = 600 - 252/2100 = 348/2100
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 29/175

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