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Subtract 4/50 from 3/5

3/5 - 4/50 is 13/25.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 50 is 50
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 10 = 50,
    3/5 = 3 × 10/5 × 10 = 30/50
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 1 = 50,
    4/50 = 4 × 1/50 × 1 = 4/50
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    30/50 - 4/50 = 30 - 4/50 = 26/50
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 13/25

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