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Subtract 84/50 from 8/14

1st number: 8/14, 2nd number: 1 34/50

8/14 - 84/50 is -194/175.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 50 is 350
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 25 = 350,
    8/14 = 8 × 25/14 × 25 = 200/350
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 7 = 350,
    84/50 = 84 × 7/50 × 7 = 588/350
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    200/350 - 588/350 = 200 - 588/350 = -388/350
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is -194/175

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