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Subtract 7/63 from 9/75

9/75 - 7/63 is 2/225.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 75 and 63 is 1575
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 75 × 21 = 1575,
    9/75 = 9 × 21/75 × 21 = 189/1575
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 63 × 25 = 1575,
    7/63 = 7 × 25/63 × 25 = 175/1575
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    189/1575 - 175/1575 = 189 - 175/1575 = 14/1575
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 2/225

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