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Subtract 63/28 from 50/14

1st number: 3 8/14, 2nd number: 2 7/28

50/14 - 63/28 is 37/28.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 28 is 28
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 2 = 28,
    50/14 = 50 × 2/14 × 2 = 100/28
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 28 × 1 = 28,
    63/28 = 63 × 1/28 × 1 = 63/28
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    100/28 - 63/28 = 100 - 63/28 = 37/28
  5. In mixed form: 19/28

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