The difference of two rational numbers is -6/25. If the greater number is -4/9, what is the smaller number?
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Let the smaller number be x.
The greater number is `-4/9` (given)
So, according to the problem:
greater number - smaller number=`-6/25`
`rArr -4/9 - x=-6/25`
Therefore, the smaller number is `-46/225` .
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