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Subtract 50/54 from 60/98

60/98 - 50/54 is -415/1323.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 98 and 54 is 2646
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 98 × 27 = 2646,
    60/98 = 60 × 27/98 × 27 = 1620/2646
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 54 × 49 = 2646,
    50/54 = 50 × 49/54 × 49 = 2450/2646
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    1620/2646 - 2450/2646 = 1620 - 2450/2646 = -830/2646
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is -415/1323

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