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Subtract 5/54 from 10/24

10/24 - 5/54 is 35/108.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 54 is 216
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 9 = 216,
    10/24 = 10 × 9/24 × 9 = 90/216
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 54 × 4 = 216,
    5/54 = 5 × 4/54 × 4 = 20/216
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    90/216 - 20/216 = 90 - 20/216 = 70/216
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 35/108

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