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Subtract 5/6 from 50/35

1st number: 1 15/35, 2nd number: 5/6

50/35 - 5/6 is 25/42.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 35 and 6 is 210
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 6 = 210,
    50/35 = 50 × 6/35 × 6 = 300/210
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 35 = 210,
    5/6 = 5 × 35/6 × 35 = 175/210
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    300/210 - 175/210 = 300 - 175/210 = 125/210
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 25/42

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