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Subtract 24/6 from 15/70

1st number: 15/70, 2nd number: 4 0/6

15/70 - 24/6 is -53/14.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 70 and 6 is 210
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 70 × 3 = 210,
    15/70 = 15 × 3/70 × 3 = 45/210
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 35 = 210,
    24/6 = 24 × 35/6 × 35 = 840/210
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    45/210 - 840/210 = 45 - 840/210 = -795/210
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is -53/14

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