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Subtract 10/54 from 2/3

2/3 - 10/54 is 13/27.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 54 is 54
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 18 = 54,
    2/3 = 2 × 18/3 × 18 = 36/54
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 54 × 1 = 54,
    10/54 = 10 × 1/54 × 1 = 10/54
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    36/54 - 10/54 = 36 - 10/54 = 26/54
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 13/27

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