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Subtract 4/49 from 4/30

4/30 - 4/49 is 38/735.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 30 and 49 is 1470
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 30 × 49 = 1470,
    4/30 = 4 × 49/30 × 49 = 196/1470
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 30 = 1470,
    4/49 = 4 × 30/49 × 30 = 120/1470
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    196/1470 - 120/1470 = 196 - 120/1470 = 76/1470
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 38/735

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