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Subtract 70/12 from 4/25

1st number: 4/25, 2nd number: 5 10/12

4/25 - 70/12 is -851/150.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 25 and 12 is 300
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 25 × 12 = 300,
    4/25 = 4 × 12/25 × 12 = 48/300
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 12 × 25 = 300,
    70/12 = 70 × 25/12 × 25 = 1750/300
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    48/300 - 1750/300 = 48 - 1750/300 = -1702/300
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is -851/150

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