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Subtract 5/70 from 54/25

1st number: 2 4/25, 2nd number: 5/70

54/25 - 5/70 is 731/350.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 25 and 70 is 350
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 25 × 14 = 350,
    54/25 = 54 × 14/25 × 14 = 756/350
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 5 = 350,
    5/70 = 5 × 5/70 × 5 = 25/350
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    756/350 - 25/350 = 756 - 25/350 = 731/350
  5. In mixed form: 231/350

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