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Subtract 7/50 from 4/15

4/15 - 7/50 is 19/150.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 15 and 50 is 150
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 15 × 10 = 150,
    4/15 = 4 × 10/15 × 10 = 40/150
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 3 = 150,
    7/50 = 7 × 3/50 × 3 = 21/150
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    40/150 - 21/150 = 40 - 21/150 = 19/150

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