Subtract 8/25 and 6/15

8
25
-
6
15
=
-2
25

What is 8/25 - 6/15

8
25
-
6
15
=

In order to make fractions have the same denominator, multiply the numerator and denominator of each fraction by the denominator of the other

8 x 15
25 x 15
-
6 x 25
15 x 25
=
120
375
-
150
375
=
120 - 150
375
=
-30
375

OR

(8 x 15) - (6 x 25)
25 x 15
=
-30
375

Simplify the fraction

Divide each part of the fraction with the greatest common factor to simplify the fraction

-30
375
=
-30 ÷ 15
375 ÷ 15
=
-
2
25

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Positive Fractions

-1
-2
=
-
1
-2
=
-
-1
2
=
1
2

Negative Fractions

-1
2
=
1
-2
=
-
-1
-2
=
-
1
2