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Subtract 2/50 from 75/7

1st number: 10 5/7, 2nd number: 2/50

75/7 - 2/50 is 1868/175.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 7 and 50 is 350
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 50 = 350,
    75/7 = 75 × 50/7 × 50 = 3750/350
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 7 = 350,
    2/50 = 2 × 7/50 × 7 = 14/350
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    3750/350 - 14/350 = 3750 - 14/350 = 3736/350
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 1868/175
  6. In mixed form: 10118/175

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