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Subtract 1/60 from 2/3

2/3 - 1/60 is 13/20.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 60 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 20 = 60,
    2/3 = 2 × 20/3 × 20 = 40/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 1 = 60,
    1/60 = 1 × 1/60 × 1 = 1/60
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    40/60 - 1/60 = 40 - 1/60 = 39/60
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 13/20

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