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Subtract 9/25 from 6/4

1st number: 1 2/4, 2nd number: 9/25

6/4 - 9/25 is 57/50.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 25 is 100
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 25 = 100,
    6/4 = 6 × 25/4 × 25 = 150/100
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 25 × 4 = 100,
    9/25 = 9 × 4/25 × 4 = 36/100
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    150/100 - 36/100 = 150 - 36/100 = 114/100
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 57/50
  6. In mixed form: 17/50

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