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Subtract 70/36 from 4/75

1st number: 4/75, 2nd number: 1 34/36

4/75 - 70/36 is -851/450.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 75 and 36 is 900
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 75 × 12 = 900,
    4/75 = 4 × 12/75 × 12 = 48/900
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 36 × 25 = 900,
    70/36 = 70 × 25/36 × 25 = 1750/900
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    48/900 - 1750/900 = 48 - 1750/900 = -1702/900
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is -851/450

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