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Subtract 35/50 from 30/7

1st number: 4 2/7, 2nd number: 35/50

30/7 - 35/50 is 251/70.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 7 and 50 is 350
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 50 = 350,
    30/7 = 30 × 50/7 × 50 = 1500/350
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 7 = 350,
    35/50 = 35 × 7/50 × 7 = 245/350
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    1500/350 - 245/350 = 1500 - 245/350 = 1255/350
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 251/70
  6. In mixed form: 341/70

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