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Subtract 3/49 from 8/2

1st number: 4 0/2, 2nd number: 3/49

8/2 - 3/49 is 193/49.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 49 is 98
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 49 = 98,
    8/2 = 8 × 49/2 × 49 = 392/98
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 2 = 98,
    3/49 = 3 × 2/49 × 2 = 6/98
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    392/98 - 6/98 = 392 - 6/98 = 386/98
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 193/49
  6. In mixed form: 346/49

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