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Subtract 80/35 from 50/18

1st number: 2 14/18, 2nd number: 2 10/35

50/18 - 80/35 is 31/63.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 18 and 35 is 630
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 18 × 35 = 630,
    50/18 = 50 × 35/18 × 35 = 1750/630
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 18 = 630,
    80/35 = 80 × 18/35 × 18 = 1440/630
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    1750/630 - 1440/630 = 1750 - 1440/630 = 310/630
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 31/63

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