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Subtract 8/35 from 15/10

1st number: 1 5/10, 2nd number: 8/35

15/10 - 8/35 is 89/70.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 35 is 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 7 = 70,
    15/10 = 15 × 7/10 × 7 = 105/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 2 = 70,
    8/35 = 8 × 2/35 × 2 = 16/70
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    105/70 - 16/70 = 105 - 16/70 = 89/70
  5. In mixed form: 119/70

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