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Could you please explain how you got the answer instead of just the answer to the question 1.45-7.3. Can you explain the steps to this because I don't quite get it. Thanks so much.

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    As I told you the answer is -5.85

    Subtract normally. But since you're subtracting a larger number from a smaller number, your answer will be negative.

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