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Subtract 5/54 from 10/56

10/56 - 5/54 is 65/756.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 56 and 54 is 1512
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 56 × 27 = 1512,
    10/56 = 10 × 27/56 × 27 = 270/1512
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 54 × 28 = 1512,
    5/54 = 5 × 28/54 × 28 = 140/1512
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    270/1512 - 140/1512 = 270 - 140/1512 = 130/1512
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 65/756

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