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Subtract 35/90 from 2/6

2/6 - 35/90 is -1/18.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 90 is 90
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 15 = 90,
    2/6 = 2 × 15/6 × 15 = 30/90
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 90 × 1 = 90,
    35/90 = 35 × 1/90 × 1 = 35/90
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    30/90 - 35/90 = 30 - 35/90 = -5/90
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is -1/18

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