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Subtract 10/27 from 10/3

1st number: 3 1/3, 2nd number: 10/27

10/3 - 10/27 is 80/27.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 27 is 27
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 9 = 27,
    10/3 = 10 × 9/3 × 9 = 90/27
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 1 = 27,
    10/27 = 10 × 1/27 × 1 = 10/27
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    90/27 - 10/27 = 90 - 10/27 = 80/27
  5. In mixed form: 226/27

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