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Subtract 6/30 from 1/35

1/35 - 6/30 is -6/35.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 35 and 30 is 210
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 6 = 210,
    1/35 = 1 × 6/35 × 6 = 6/210
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 7 = 210,
    6/30 = 6 × 7/30 × 7 = 42/210
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    6/210 - 42/210 = 6 - 42/210 = -36/210
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is -6/35

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