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Subtract 6/12 from 60/50

1st number: 1 10/50, 2nd number: 6/12

60/50 - 6/12 is 7/10.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 50 and 12 is 300
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 50 × 6 = 300,
    60/50 = 60 × 6/50 × 6 = 360/300
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 12 × 25 = 300,
    6/12 = 6 × 25/12 × 25 = 150/300
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    360/300 - 150/300 = 360 - 150/300 = 210/300
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 7/10

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