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Subtract 50/18 from 98/75

1st number: 1 23/75, 2nd number: 2 14/18

98/75 - 50/18 is -331/225.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 75 and 18 is 450
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 75 × 6 = 450,
    98/75 = 98 × 6/75 × 6 = 588/450
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 18 × 25 = 450,
    50/18 = 50 × 25/18 × 25 = 1250/450
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    588/450 - 1250/450 = 588 - 1250/450 = -662/450
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is -331/225

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