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Subtract 25/6 from 50/96

1st number: 50/96, 2nd number: 4 1/6

50/96 - 25/6 is -175/48.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 96 and 6 is 96
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 96 × 1 = 96,
    50/96 = 50 × 1/96 × 1 = 50/96
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 16 = 96,
    25/6 = 25 × 16/6 × 16 = 400/96
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    50/96 - 400/96 = 50 - 400/96 = -350/96
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is -175/48

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