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Subtract 6/10 from 7/49

7/49 - 6/10 is -16/35.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 49 and 10 is 490
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 49 × 10 = 490,
    7/49 = 7 × 10/49 × 10 = 70/490
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 49 = 490,
    6/10 = 6 × 49/10 × 49 = 294/490
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    70/490 - 294/490 = 70 - 294/490 = -224/490
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is -16/35

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