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Subtract 12/10 from 1/35

1st number: 1/35, 2nd number: 1 2/10

1/35 - 12/10 is -41/35.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 35 and 10 is 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 2 = 70,
    1/35 = 1 × 2/35 × 2 = 2/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 7 = 70,
    12/10 = 12 × 7/10 × 7 = 84/70
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    2/70 - 84/70 = 2 - 84/70 = -82/70
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is -41/35

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