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Subtract 5/6 from 50/10

1st number: 5 0/10, 2nd number: 5/6

50/10 - 5/6 is 25/6.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 6 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 3 = 30,
    50/10 = 50 × 3/10 × 3 = 150/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 5 = 30,
    5/6 = 5 × 5/6 × 5 = 25/30
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    150/30 - 25/30 = 150 - 25/30 = 125/30
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 25/6
  6. In mixed form: 41/6

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