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Subtract 9/36 from 9/25

9/25 - 9/36 is 11/100.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 25 and 36 is 900
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 25 × 36 = 900,
    9/25 = 9 × 36/25 × 36 = 324/900
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 36 × 25 = 900,
    9/36 = 9 × 25/36 × 25 = 225/900
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    324/900 - 225/900 = 324 - 225/900 = 99/900
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 11/100

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