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Subtract 50/30 from 56/25

1st number: 2 6/25, 2nd number: 1 20/30

56/25 - 50/30 is 43/75.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 25 and 30 is 150
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 25 × 6 = 150,
    56/25 = 56 × 6/25 × 6 = 336/150
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 5 = 150,
    50/30 = 50 × 5/30 × 5 = 250/150
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    336/150 - 250/150 = 336 - 250/150 = 86/150
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 43/75

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