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Subtract 18/9 from 63/25

1st number: 2 13/25, 2nd number: 2 0/9

63/25 - 18/9 is 13/25.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 25 and 9 is 225
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 25 × 9 = 225,
    63/25 = 63 × 9/25 × 9 = 567/225
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 25 = 225,
    18/9 = 18 × 25/9 × 25 = 450/225
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    567/225 - 450/225 = 567 - 450/225 = 117/225
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 13/25

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