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Subtract 7/25 from 7/3

1st number: 2 1/3, 2nd number: 7/25

7/3 - 7/25 is 154/75.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 25 is 75
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 25 = 75,
    7/3 = 7 × 25/3 × 25 = 175/75
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 25 × 3 = 75,
    7/25 = 7 × 3/25 × 3 = 21/75
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    175/75 - 21/75 = 175 - 21/75 = 154/75
  5. In mixed form: 24/75

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