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Subtract 2/14 from 49/60

49/60 - 2/14 is 283/420.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 60 and 14 is 420
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 60 × 7 = 420,
    49/60 = 49 × 7/60 × 7 = 343/420
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 14 × 30 = 420,
    2/14 = 2 × 30/14 × 30 = 60/420
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    343/420 - 60/420 = 343 - 60/420 = 283/420

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