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Subtract 1/25 from 8/4

1st number: 2 0/4, 2nd number: 1/25

8/4 - 1/25 is 49/25.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 25 is 100
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 25 = 100,
    8/4 = 8 × 25/4 × 25 = 200/100
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 25 × 4 = 100,
    1/25 = 1 × 4/25 × 4 = 4/100
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    200/100 - 4/100 = 200 - 4/100 = 196/100
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 49/25
  6. In mixed form: 124/25

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