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Subtract 98/16 from 14/60

1st number: 14/60, 2nd number: 6 2/16

14/60 - 98/16 is -707/120.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 60 and 16 is 240
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 60 × 4 = 240,
    14/60 = 14 × 4/60 × 4 = 56/240
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 16 × 15 = 240,
    98/16 = 98 × 15/16 × 15 = 1470/240
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    56/240 - 1470/240 = 56 - 1470/240 = -1414/240
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is -707/120

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