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Subtract 50/98 from 63/30

1st number: 2 3/30, 2nd number: 50/98

63/30 - 50/98 is 779/490.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 30 and 98 is 1470
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 30 × 49 = 1470,
    63/30 = 63 × 49/30 × 49 = 3087/1470
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 98 × 15 = 1470,
    50/98 = 50 × 15/98 × 15 = 750/1470
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    3087/1470 - 750/1470 = 3087 - 750/1470 = 2337/1470
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 779/490
  6. In mixed form: 1289/490

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