Subtract 87/78 and 37/50

87
78
-
37
50
=
122
325

What is 87/78 - 37/50

87
78
-
37
50
=

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

87 x 50
78 x 50
-
37 x 78
50 x 78
=
4350
3900
-
2886
3900
=
4350 - 2886
3900
=
1464
3900

OR

(87 x 50) - (37 x 78)
78 x 50
=
1464
3900

Simplify the fraction

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

1464
3900
=
1464 ÷ 12
3900 ÷ 12
=
122
325

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