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Subtract 70/6 from 4/50

1st number: 4/50, 2nd number: 11 4/6

4/50 - 70/6 is -869/75.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 50 and 6 is 150
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 50 × 3 = 150,
    4/50 = 4 × 3/50 × 3 = 12/150
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 25 = 150,
    70/6 = 70 × 25/6 × 25 = 1750/150
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    12/150 - 1750/150 = 12 - 1750/150 = -1738/150
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is -869/75

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