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Subtract 30/90 from 50/5

1st number: 10 0/5, 2nd number: 30/90

50/5 - 30/90 is 29/3.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 90 is 90
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 18 = 90,
    50/5 = 50 × 18/5 × 18 = 900/90
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 90 × 1 = 90,
    30/90 = 30 × 1/90 × 1 = 30/90
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    900/90 - 30/90 = 900 - 30/90 = 870/90
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 29/3
  6. In mixed form: 92/3

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