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Subtract 7/10 from 15/6

1st number: 2 3/6, 2nd number: 7/10

15/6 - 7/10 is 9/5.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 10 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 5 = 30,
    15/6 = 15 × 5/6 × 5 = 75/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 3 = 30,
    7/10 = 7 × 3/10 × 3 = 21/30
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    75/30 - 21/30 = 75 - 21/30 = 54/30
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 9/5
  6. In mixed form: 14/5

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