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Subtract 6/70 from 1/8

1/8 - 6/70 is 11/280.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 8 and 70 is 280
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 8 × 35 = 280,
    1/8 = 1 × 35/8 × 35 = 35/280
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 4 = 280,
    6/70 = 6 × 4/70 × 4 = 24/280
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    35/280 - 24/280 = 35 - 24/280 = 11/280

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