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Subtract 5/20 from 54/25

1st number: 2 4/25, 2nd number: 5/20

54/25 - 5/20 is 191/100.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 25 and 20 is 100
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 25 × 4 = 100,
    54/25 = 54 × 4/25 × 4 = 216/100
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 20 × 5 = 100,
    5/20 = 5 × 5/20 × 5 = 25/100
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    216/100 - 25/100 = 216 - 25/100 = 191/100
  5. In mixed form: 191/100

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