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Subtract 80/60 from 3/50

1st number: 3/50, 2nd number: 1 20/60

3/50 - 80/60 is -191/150.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 50 and 60 is 300
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 50 × 6 = 300,
    3/50 = 3 × 6/50 × 6 = 18/300
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 5 = 300,
    80/60 = 80 × 5/60 × 5 = 400/300
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    18/300 - 400/300 = 18 - 400/300 = -382/300
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is -191/150

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