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Subtract 4/70 from 16/3

1st number: 5 1/3, 2nd number: 4/70

16/3 - 4/70 is 554/105.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 70 is 210
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 70 = 210,
    16/3 = 16 × 70/3 × 70 = 1120/210
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 3 = 210,
    4/70 = 4 × 3/70 × 3 = 12/210
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    1120/210 - 12/210 = 1120 - 12/210 = 1108/210
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 554/105
  6. In mixed form: 529/105

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