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Subtract 2/50 from 75/49

1st number: 1 26/49, 2nd number: 2/50

75/49 - 2/50 is 1826/1225.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 49 and 50 is 2450
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 49 × 50 = 2450,
    75/49 = 75 × 50/49 × 50 = 3750/2450
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 49 = 2450,
    2/50 = 2 × 49/50 × 49 = 98/2450
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    3750/2450 - 98/2450 = 3750 - 98/2450 = 3652/2450
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 1826/1225
  6. In mixed form: 1601/1225

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