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Subtract 50/18 from 60/10

1st number: 6 0/10, 2nd number: 2 14/18

60/10 - 50/18 is 29/9.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 18 is 90
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 9 = 90,
    60/10 = 60 × 9/10 × 9 = 540/90
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 18 × 5 = 90,
    50/18 = 50 × 5/18 × 5 = 250/90
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    540/90 - 250/90 = 540 - 250/90 = 290/90
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 29/9
  6. In mixed form: 32/9

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