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Subtract 7/10 from 14/7

1st number: 2 0/7, 2nd number: 7/10

14/7 - 7/10 is 13/10.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 7 and 10 is 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 10 = 70,
    14/7 = 14 × 10/7 × 10 = 140/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 7 = 70,
    7/10 = 7 × 7/10 × 7 = 49/70
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    140/70 - 49/70 = 140 - 49/70 = 91/70
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 13/10
  6. In mixed form: 13/10

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