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Subtract 9/7 from 6/25

1st number: 6/25, 2nd number: 1 2/7

6/25 - 9/7 is -183/175.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 25 and 7 is 175
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 25 × 7 = 175,
    6/25 = 6 × 7/25 × 7 = 42/175
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 7 × 25 = 175,
    9/7 = 9 × 25/7 × 25 = 225/175
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    42/175 - 225/175 = 42 - 225/175 = -183/175

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