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Subtract 5/27 from 25/4

1st number: 6 1/4, 2nd number: 5/27

25/4 - 5/27 is 655/108.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 27 is 108
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 27 = 108,
    25/4 = 25 × 27/4 × 27 = 675/108
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 4 = 108,
    5/27 = 5 × 4/27 × 4 = 20/108
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    675/108 - 20/108 = 675 - 20/108 = 655/108
  5. In mixed form: 67/108

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