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Subtract 30/35 from 1/6

1/6 - 30/35 is -29/42.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 35 is 210
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 35 = 210,
    1/6 = 1 × 35/6 × 35 = 35/210
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 6 = 210,
    30/35 = 30 × 6/35 × 6 = 180/210
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    35/210 - 180/210 = 35 - 180/210 = -145/210
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is -29/42

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