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Subtract 4/10 from 14/32

14/32 - 4/10 is 3/80.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 32 and 10 is 160
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 32 × 5 = 160,
    14/32 = 14 × 5/32 × 5 = 70/160
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 16 = 160,
    4/10 = 4 × 16/10 × 16 = 64/160
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    70/160 - 64/160 = 70 - 64/160 = 6/160
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 3/80

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