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Subtract 30/10 from 10/14

1st number: 10/14, 2nd number: 3 0/10

10/14 - 30/10 is -16/7.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 10 is 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 5 = 70,
    10/14 = 10 × 5/14 × 5 = 50/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 7 = 70,
    30/10 = 30 × 7/10 × 7 = 210/70
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    50/70 - 210/70 = 50 - 210/70 = -160/70
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is -16/7

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