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Subtract 6/27 from 45/25

1st number: 1 20/25, 2nd number: 6/27

45/25 - 6/27 is 71/45.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 25 and 27 is 675
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 25 × 27 = 675,
    45/25 = 45 × 27/25 × 27 = 1215/675
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 25 = 675,
    6/27 = 6 × 25/27 × 25 = 150/675
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    1215/675 - 150/675 = 1215 - 150/675 = 1065/675
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 71/45
  6. In mixed form: 126/45

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