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Subtract 5/4 from 4/75

1st number: 4/75, 2nd number: 1 1/4

4/75 - 5/4 is -359/300.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 75 and 4 is 300
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 75 × 4 = 300,
    4/75 = 4 × 4/75 × 4 = 16/300
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 4 × 75 = 300,
    5/4 = 5 × 75/4 × 75 = 375/300
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    16/300 - 375/300 = 16 - 375/300 = -359/300

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