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Subtract 2/50 from 49/6

1st number: 8 1/6, 2nd number: 2/50

49/6 - 2/50 is 1219/150.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 50 is 150
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 25 = 150,
    49/6 = 49 × 25/6 × 25 = 1225/150
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 3 = 150,
    2/50 = 2 × 3/50 × 3 = 6/150
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    1225/150 - 6/150 = 1225 - 6/150 = 1219/150
  5. In mixed form: 819/150

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