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Subtract 6/10 from 20/2

1st number: 10 0/2, 2nd number: 6/10

20/2 - 6/10 is 47/5.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 10 is 10
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 5 = 10,
    20/2 = 20 × 5/2 × 5 = 100/10
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 1 = 10,
    6/10 = 6 × 1/10 × 1 = 6/10
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    100/10 - 6/10 = 100 - 6/10 = 94/10
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 47/5
  6. In mixed form: 92/5

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