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Subtract 5/30 from 30/49

30/49 - 5/30 is 131/294.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 49 and 30 is 1470
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 49 × 30 = 1470,
    30/49 = 30 × 30/49 × 30 = 900/1470
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 49 = 1470,
    5/30 = 5 × 49/30 × 49 = 245/1470
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    900/1470 - 245/1470 = 900 - 245/1470 = 655/1470
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 131/294

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