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Subtract 8/10 from 4/14

4/14 - 8/10 is -18/35.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 10 is 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 5 = 70,
    4/14 = 4 × 5/14 × 5 = 20/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 7 = 70,
    8/10 = 8 × 7/10 × 7 = 56/70
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    20/70 - 56/70 = 20 - 56/70 = -36/70
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is -18/35

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