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Subtract 60/48 from 1/30

1st number: 1/30, 2nd number: 1 12/48

1/30 - 60/48 is -73/60.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 30 and 48 is 240
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 30 × 8 = 240,
    1/30 = 1 × 8/30 × 8 = 8/240
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 48 × 5 = 240,
    60/48 = 60 × 5/48 × 5 = 300/240
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    8/240 - 300/240 = 8 - 300/240 = -292/240
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is -73/60

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