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Subtract 2/49 from 7/10

7/10 - 2/49 is 323/490.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 49 is 490
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 49 = 490,
    7/10 = 7 × 49/10 × 49 = 343/490
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 10 = 490,
    2/49 = 2 × 10/49 × 10 = 20/490
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    343/490 - 20/490 = 343 - 20/490 = 323/490

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