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Subtract 6/9 from 45/50

45/50 - 6/9 is 7/30.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 50 and 9 is 450
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 50 × 9 = 450,
    45/50 = 45 × 9/50 × 9 = 405/450
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 50 = 450,
    6/9 = 6 × 50/9 × 50 = 300/450
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    405/450 - 300/450 = 405 - 300/450 = 105/450
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 7/30

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