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Subtract 10/7 from 18/10

1st number: 1 8/10, 2nd number: 1 3/7

18/10 - 10/7 is 13/35.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 7 is 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 7 = 70,
    18/10 = 18 × 7/10 × 7 = 126/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 7 × 10 = 70,
    10/7 = 10 × 10/7 × 10 = 100/70
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    126/70 - 100/70 = 126 - 100/70 = 26/70
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 13/35

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