How much is 222 minus 1225. Step by step solution expressed as a proper or improper fraction, mixed number and decimal form.
Subtract
222 - 1225 = - 214550
Multiples of 22 are 22, 44, 66, 88, 110, 132, 154, ..., 550 ....etc
Multiples of 25 are 25, 50, 75, 100, 125, 150, ..., 550 ...etc
The LCM of 22 and 25 is 550. So, the common denominator of 222 and 1225 is 550. Now change the fractions into equivalent fractions with common denominator
Subtract the numerators and place the difference over the common denominator.
Simplify
The greatest common divisor of 214 and 550 is 2, the fraction - 214550 can be simplified or reduced to lowest terms by dividing the numerator and denominator by 2.