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Subtract 35/27 from 84/50

1st number: 1 34/50, 2nd number: 1 8/27

84/50 - 35/27 is 259/675.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 50 and 27 is 1350
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 50 × 27 = 1350,
    84/50 = 84 × 27/50 × 27 = 2268/1350
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 50 = 1350,
    35/27 = 35 × 50/27 × 50 = 1750/1350
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    2268/1350 - 1750/1350 = 2268 - 1750/1350 = 518/1350
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 259/675

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