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Subtract 14/80 from 7/75

7/75 - 14/80 is -49/600.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 75 and 80 is 1200
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 75 × 16 = 1200,
    7/75 = 7 × 16/75 × 16 = 112/1200
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 80 × 15 = 1200,
    14/80 = 14 × 15/80 × 15 = 210/1200
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    112/1200 - 210/1200 = 112 - 210/1200 = -98/1200
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is -49/600

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