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Subtract 5/6 from 7/25

7/25 - 5/6 is -83/150.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 25 and 6 is 150
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 25 × 6 = 150,
    7/25 = 7 × 6/25 × 6 = 42/150
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 25 = 150,
    5/6 = 5 × 25/6 × 25 = 125/150
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    42/150 - 125/150 = 42 - 125/150 = -83/150

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